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Table 5 Comparison between US & MRI in the detection and characterization of the lymphatic malformations (dilated cystic spaces)

From: Role of ultrasound and colored Doppler examination in the diagnosis and the classification of the superficial soft tissue vascular anomalies

  Positive cases Negative cases
True False True False
Lymphatic malformations
 U/S 7 0 44 2
 MRI 9 0 46 0
 Percentage of U/S detection of lymphatic malfomation 13.2% 0% 87% 3.77%