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What does SUV stand for?

SUV stands for Standardized Uptake Value (radionucleide uptake used in reading a PET scan)

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Studies examining patients who received both AV-45 and PiB scans report that they provide analogous information as they have similar binding characteristics, nonspecific binding, and the ability to discriminate between normal and mild AD subjects, with only minor differences like a larger range of standardized uptake value ratios for PiB PET scans.