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Table 3 Semiquantitative analysis of HIDA scan

From: Role of hepatobiliary scintigraphy with different semi-quantitative parameters along with histopathological scoring in differentiating biliary atresia from neonatal hepatitis

Parameter Pathologic diagnosis P-value
BA (21) NH (40)
Blood pool clearance in min.
• Mean (SD) 62.3 ± 95.9 31.8 ± 66.8 0.034**
• Median (IQR) 15 (46) 15 (28)
LKR:
• Mean (SD) 2.13 ± 2 4.8± 4.1 0.006**
• Median(IQR) 1.6 (2) 3.2(5.5)
KLR:
• Mean (SD) 0.8 ±0.6 0.48±0.5 0.008**
• Median(IQR) 0.6 (0.9) 0.3 (0.4)
ILR:
• Mean (SD) 0.4±0.25 0.3±0.25 0.011**
• Median(IQR) 0.4 (0.3) 0.2 (0.2)
BLR:
• Mean (SD) 0.22 ± 0.15 0.14 ±0.1 0.016**
• Median(IQR) 0.2 (0.1) 0.1 (0.1)
  1. Mann-Whitney test**