Table 3.

Tumor biologic and imaging characteristics according to achievement of pCR

NMean ± SDPa
SUV1max
 pCR2114.3 ± 6.1NS
 No pCR2912.8 ± 8.6
SUV2max
 pCR195.6 ± 3.00.09
 No pCR257.9 ± 4.6
ΔSUVmax (%)
 pCR19−58.7 ± 19.50.0004
 No pCR25−32.2 ± 23.6
Ki-67 expression (%)
 pCR1877 ± 130.016
 No pCR2562 ± 21

NOTE: CA15.3, ACE, and CA-125 values were not significantly correlated with pCR. Bold numerals correspond to statistically significant P values (<0.05).

  • aMann–Whitney test.