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Table 2 The parenchymal architecture of malignant and benign lymphadenopathy

From: Lymph nodes in the head and neck cancer: would diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging solve the diagnostic dilemma?

Parenchymal architecture Malignant Benign
Nodes exhibited Homogenous 25 (83.33%) 10 (100%)
Heterogeneous 5 (16.67%) 0 (0%)
Lymph node groups affection Multiple 23 (76.67%) 7 (70%)
Single 7 (23.33%) 3 (30%)
Nodes degeneration Exhibited internal degeneration with breaking down 12 (40%) 2 (20%)
No degeneration or breaking down 18 (60%) 8 (8%)