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Table 4 Comparison of CT and 18F FDG PET/CT (according to number of metastases)

From: The role of triphasic CT imaging and 18F FDG PET CT on detection of extrahepatic metastases and proper staging of HCC: a comparative study

Mets Lung LN Bone Others Metastatic lesions Non metastatic lesions
18F FDG PET 21 (29.6%) 32 (45.1%) 16 (22.5%) 2 (2.8%) 41 (57.7%) 30 (42.3%)
Triphasic CT 19 (26.7%) 26 (36.6%) 18 (25.4%) 8 (11.3%) 26 (36.6%) 45 (63.4%)