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Table 2 Mean FA, ADC and MD in differentiating endometrial carcinoma pathology

From: Use of diffusion-weighted imaging and diffusion tensor imaging in assessment of myometrial invasion in patients of endometrial carcinoma and its correlation with histopathological grading (Prospective study)

Pathology Total = 50 DT-FA DT-MD DW-ADC
Papillary serous carcinoma N = 4 (8%) 0.187 ± 0.01 0.509 ± 0.04 0.812 ± 0.11
Mixed type adenocarcinoma N = 3 (6%) 0.183 ± 0.012 0.445 ± 0.048 0.767 ± 0.103
Endometrioid adenocarcinoma N = 39 (78%) 0.35 ± 0.13 0.907 ± 0.19 0.935 ± 0.129
Endometrial stromal sarcoma N = 2 (4%) 0.158 ± 0.04 0.445 ± 0.02 0.864 ± 0.053
Clear cell carcinoma N = 2 (4%) 0.18 ± 0.01 0.467 ± 0.034 0.818 ± 0.071
One way ANOVA test   P = 0.003* P < 0.001* P = 0.07
  1. Parameters described as mean ± SD
  2. F: One Way ANOVA test, *statistically significant if P < 0.05