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Table 5 Performance of CE-MRI kinematic curves and their correlation to the final histopathology results

From: The diagnostic accuracy of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging and shear wave elastography in comparison to dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI for diagnosing BIRADS 3 and 4 lesions

Kinematic curve Final histopathology p value
Benign = 38 Malignant = 28
Count % Count %
Type 1: rising 32 84.2 2 7.1 < 0.001
Type 2: plateau 6 15.8 6 21.4  
Type 3: washout 0 0.0 20 71.4