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Table 5 Gender, age group, location, size, and effect on biliary tree in comparison to MDCT resectability criteria

From: Role of multidetector computed tomography in evaluation of resectability of pancreatic cancer

  NCCN
Resectable Borderline resectable Locally advanced Metastatic P value
Count % Count % Count % Count %  
Gender   0.502
 Male 7 29% 2 8% 5 21% 10 42%  
 Female 6 33% 3 17% 1 6% 8 44%
Age group   0.220
 30–39 1 50% 0 0% 1 50% 0 0%  
 40–49 2 40% 1 20% 2 40% 0 0%
 50–59 5 31% 1 6% 2 13% 8 50%
 60–69 4 29% 2 14% 1 7% 7 50%
 70–79 1 25% 0 0% 0 0% 3 75%
 80–89 0 0% 1 100% 0 0% 0 0%
Location   0.127
 Head/neck 13 36% 5 14% 4 11% 14 39%  
 Body/tail 0 0% 0 0% 2 33% 4 67%
Size   0.352
 <2 cm 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%  
 2–4 cm 9 43% 3 14% 3 14% 6 29%
 4–6 cm 3 27% 0 0% 2 18% 6 55%
 >6 cm 1 10% 2 20% 1 10% 6 60%
Biliary tree   0.386
 Not dilated 2 18% 1 9% 0 0% 8 73%  
 Dilated 7 33% 3 15% 4 19% 7 33%
 Stent 4 40% 1 10% 2 20% 3 30%