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Table 5 Comparison of axillary LN status detected by radiologic versus pathologic modalities (n = 25)

From: Predicting pathological response of locally advanced breast cancer to neoadjuvant chemotherapy: comparing the performance of whole body 18F-FDG PETCT versus DCE-MRI of the breast

Radiology Pathology p value a
Positive (n = 6) Negative (n = 19)
MRI    
Positive 5 10 0.012
Negative 1 9  
PET/CT    
Positive 3 6 0.508
Negative 3 13  
  1. Bold means the parameter was significant p-value < 0.05
  2. aChi-square/ Fisher exact test