Table 3

Distribution of PET SUV by level of categorical variables

ResultFDG-PET SUV median (interquartile range)P
Grade<0.001a
Benign3.80 (1.50–6.90)
I2.65 (1.55–4.11)
II6.05 (3.40–10.25)
III6.85 (4.22–19.35)
Ploidy0.56b
Diploid4.31 (3.00–11.48)
Aneuploid6.00 (3.10–15.30)
p530.029b
Normal3.65 (2.57–7.05)
Overexpressed5.70 (3.90–12.30)
p210.52b
Normal5.55 (3.05–10.83)
Absent4.12 (2.80–8.70)
mdm20.64b
Normal5.19 (2.80–9.00)
Overexpressed4.12 (2.80–8.70)
Cellularity<0.001a
Low2.47 (1.38–3.45)
Moderate4.55 (3.10–7.10)
High8.70 (5.20–19.90)
  • a Kruskal-Wallis test.

  • b Wilcoxon rank sum test.