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Table 1 The following information shows the diagnosis of primary ovarian cancer

From: Positron emission tomography in ovarian cancer: 18F-deoxy-glucose and 16α-18F-fluoro-17β-estradiol PET

  Sensitivity Specificity
Ultrasound (color and pulsed Doppler) 82%–96% 52%–93%
MRI 85% – 95% 87% – 96%
FDG-PET 58% – 86% 54% – 86%
PET-CT 88% – 100% 85% – 88%