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Table 3 Volumetric data of different brain structures in patients and controls

From: Voxel-based morphometry in patients with mood disorder bipolar I mania in comparison to normal controls

 Patient group
(No. = 24)
Control group (No. = 16)p value
Rt caudate3.6 ± 0.53.5 ± 0.50.9
Lt caudate3.6 ± 0.43.4 ± 0.50.3
Rt putamen4.1 ± 0.43.9 ± 0.80.5
Lt putamen4 ± 0.33.9 ± 0.80.7
Rt thalamus5.3 ± 0.65.2 ± 0.70.8
Lt thalamus5.5 ± 0.75.4 ± 0.70.9
Rt globus pallidus1 ± 0.20.8 ± 0.30.05*
Lt globus pallidus1 ± 0.20.8 ± 0.30.06
Rt hippocampus3.6 ± 0.33.6 ± 0.40.9
Lt hippocampus3.7 ± 0.43.5 ± 0.40.2
Rt amygdala0.5 ± 0.10.6 ± 0.20.8
Lt amygdala0.6 ± 0.10.5 ± 0.20.4
Rt cerebral hemisphere530 ± 61524 ± 760.8
Lt cerebral hemisphere534 ± 62525 ± 740.7
Rt cerebral gray matter291 ± 56288 ± 440.8
Lt cerebral gray matter389 ± 56292 ± 450.8
Rt cerebral white matter240 ± 69237 ± 410.8
Lt cerebral white matter240 ± 74233 ± 400.7
Rt lateral ventricle8.76 ± 4.885.97 ± 4.630.03*
Lt lateral ventricle7.43 ± 3.346.44 ± 4.290.18
Rt cerebellar hemisphere65 ± 1365 ± 90.9
Lt cerebellar hemisphere67 ± 1265 ± 90.7
  1. Rt right, Lt left
  2. Both values in boldface are significant, equal to or below 0.05
  3. * Significant