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Table 4 Relationship between sex/cause and mean ADC value in the patient group

From: Role of diffusion-weighted MR imaging in diagnosis of acute pancreatitis

  ADC values (× 10−3mm2/s) Test value p value Sig.
Mean ± SD Range
Sex Female 1.20 ± 0.26 0.57–1.64 1.526• 0.149 NS
Male 0.93 ± 0.32 0.57–1.16
Cause Idiopathic 1.36 ± 0.18 1.16–1.50 8.438•• 0.003 HS
Gallstones 1.19 ± 0.18 0.97–1.64
Congenital (divisum) 0.57 ± 0.00 0.57–0.57
Iatrogenic after ERCP 0.57 ± 0.00 0.57–0.57
  1. p value > 0.05: non-significant (NS); p value < 0.05: significant (S); p value < 0.01: highly significant (HS)
  2. •Independent t test
  3. ••One-way ANOVA test