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Table 3 Correlation between clinical and radiological data

From: Comparative study between double inversion recovery (DIR) and fluid-attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) MRI sequences for detection of cerebral lesions in multiple sclerosis

  Age Age at onset Disease duration EDSS score Symbol digit modalities test
Number of periventricular lesions in FLAIR P value 0.355 0.442 0.001 0.483 0.281
Number of periventricular lesions in DIR P value 0.333 0.512 0.001 0.555 0.305
Number of deep white matter lesions in FLAIR P value 0.271 0.005 0.033 0.797 0.245
Number of deep white matter lesions in DIR P value 0.271 0.005 0.033 0.797 0.245
Number of juxtacortical lesions in FLAIR P value 0.567 0.384 0.018 0.983 0.653
Number of juxtacortical lesions in DIR P value 0.656 0.370 0.035 0.870 0.731
Number of cortical lesions in FLAIR P value 0.002 0.046 0.009 0.489 0.512
Number of cortical lesions in DIR P value 0.002 0.066 0.002 0.173 0.392
Number of infratentorial lesions in FLAIR P value 0.868 0.485 0.130 0.522 0.212
Number of infratentorial lesions in DIR P value 0.818 0.493 0.117 0.355 0.105