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Table 4 Univariate analysis of predictors for mediastinal malignancy

From: FDG-PET parameters predicting mediastinal malignancy in lung cancer

  OR (CI) p
Age 0.95 (0.92-0.99) .029
Gender (women) 2.31 (0.76-7.02) .140
Tumor size 0.81 (0.48-1.37) .435
Adenocarcinoma 2.45 (1.18-5.10) .017
Single hypermetabolic node 2.34 (0.89-6.22) .086
Multiple hypermetabolic nodes 3.87 (1.40-10.66) .009
SUVmax Mediastinum > 4 10.68 (4.55-25.10) <.001
\( \frac{\mathrm{SUVmax}\kern0.5em \mathrm{Mediastinum}}{\mathrm{SUVmax}\kern0.62em \mathrm{Tumor}}>0.4 \) 6.62 (2.98-14.69) <.001