Four Cases with advanced RCC which original sites showed the highest value of SUV among all RCC sites and their prognosis. The patients with advanced RCCs having high values of SUV max demonstrated poor clinical courses. SUVmax, maximum standardized uptake value; CT, computed tomography; PET, positron emission tomography; Fused PET/CT, fusion of PET and CT.
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