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Table 2 Incidence of supradiaphragmatic lymph node metastases (SdLNM) in PDS group

From: Prognostic significance of supradiaphragmatic lymph node metastasis detected by 18F-FDG PET/CT in advanced epithelial ovarian cancer

SdLNM location n % median size
(mm, range)
median SUVmax
(range)
pathologic confirmed metastasis
(N of pathologic positive /N of excision or biopsy done)
Cardiophrenic 15 30.0 7.65 (3.9–13.0) 2.6 (1.4–14.1) 8/10
Parasternal 15 30.0 6.6 (4.9–15.7) 2.4 (1.2–10.7) 7/8
middle/posterior mediastinal 7 14.0 10 (3.5–17.6) 4.2 (2.3–9.4) 1/2
Axillary 10 20.0 9 (4.4–19.3) 2.6 (1.1–8.1) 3/3
Supraclavicular or Neck node 21 42.0 9.1 (3.5–24.9) 3.2 (1.2–14.7) 5/6