SUV

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SUV

 (ĕs′yo͞o′vē′)
n.
A four-wheel-drive vehicle with a roomy body, designed for off-road travel.

[s(port) u(tility) v(ehicle).]

SUV

abbreviation for
(Automotive Engineering) sport (or sports) utility vehicle

SUV


pl. SUVs.
sport-utility vehicle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.SUV - a high-performance four-wheel drive car built on a truck chassisSUV - a high-performance four-wheel drive car built on a truck chassis
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
Translations

SUV

N ABBR =sport(s) utility vehicletodoterreno m inv

SUV

[ˌɛsjuːˈviː] n (=sport utility vehicle, sports utility vehicle) → VLT m(= véhicule loisir travail)

SUV

n (esp US Aut) abbr of sport utility vehicleSport-utility-Fahrzeug nt, → geländegängige Limousine
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The maximum standardized uptake value ([SUV.sub.max]), expressed as the level of F18-FDG uptake, has been reported to be related with aggressive tumor biology in many studies.
The scans evaluated tumour malignancy and aggressiveness based on a measurement, called the maximum standardized uptake value (SUVmax).
Standardized uptake value (SUV), as a semiquantitative index in PET/CT to demonstrate the uptake of glucose in tumors/normal tissues, has been popularly accepted by nuclear physicians in daily use but it remains questionable because of several reasons.
Lately, positron emission tomography (PET) has been proposed for evaluation of fatty neoplasms in extremities to differentiate lipoma from liposarcoma by using standardized uptake value.10 However, this technique also seems to be inadequate for differential diagnosis between benign and low grade malignant fatty lesions.
The biggest lesion was 8 cm, with the standardized uptake value (SU[V.sub.max]) of 7.6.
Results of amyloid PET analyses at 18 months, including reduction in amyloid PET standardized uptake value ratio (SUVR) and amyloid PET image visual read of subjects converting from positive to negative for amyloid in the brain, were also statistically significant at this dose.
His discussion will include Centiloid, a method used to standardize the aducanumab Phase 1b study amyloid PET results as previously measured by the composite Standardized Uptake Value Ratio.
Head injury was associated with elevated standardized uptake value ratios (SUVRs, greater than 1.2).
Activity concentration of [[sup.18]F]FE@SUPPY in organs of interest is expressed as standardized uptake value (SUV).
A 2-[[sup.18]F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) scan showed a high maximum standardized uptake value (SUV) of 28.4 in the lung nodule and marginal uptake in the small lymph nodes of the mediastinum (maximum SUV 3.49).

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