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Table 2 Lesion distribution presented as number and percentage

From: Detection of central veins using susceptibility weighted imaging (SWI) for discrimination between lesions in multiple sclerosis (MS) and cerebral small vessel disease (CSVD)

 Total (N = 597)Test of significance
 MSCSVD
No%No%
Total (periventricular and non-periventricular distributed)45375.914424.1p < 0.001*
Periventricular distributed18139.94329.9p = 0.02*
Non-periventricular distributed:
a) Juxta-cortical
b) Deep white matter
c) Infratentorial
272
93
159
20
60
34.1
58.5
7.4
101
30
64
7
70.1
29.7
63.4
6.9
p < 0.001*
p = 0.41
p = 0.39
p = 0.89