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Table 4 Comparison between agreement of Fetal MRI and Fetal Echo with Post-natal echo regarding individual congenital anomaly (n = 34)

From: Feasibility study in assessment of congenital cardiovascular malformation by recent technique of fetal cardiac MR imaging

Anomaly Post-natal echo Agreed with Fetal MRI Kappa agreement test Agreed with Fetal Echo Kappa agreement test
k p value k p value
VSD 8 8 1.000 < 0.001** 6 0.750 0.012*
Right hypoplastic &DILV 2 2 1.000 < 0.001** 2 1.000 < 0.001**
Left hypoplastic & DORV 4 2 0.500 0.248 4 1.000 < 0.001**
ASD 6 6 1.000 < 0.001** 4 0.667 0.028*
Apparent cardiomegaly 10 10 1.000 < 0.001** 10 1.000 < 0.001**
Pericardial effusion 6 6 1.000 < 0.001** 6 1.000 < 0.001**
Right side dilatation & thick TV 2 2 1.000 < 0.001** 2 1.000 < 0.001**
AV&VA discordance 2 2 1.000 < 0.001** 2 1.000 < 0.001**
Truncus arteriosus& RAA 2 2 1.000 < 0.001** 0 0.000 1.000
Ebstien anomaly 2 2 1.000 < 0.001** 2 1.000 < 0.001**
  1. VSD, ventricular septal defect; DILV, double inlet left ventricle; DORV, double outlet right ventricle; ASD, atrial septal defect; TV, tricuspid valve; AV, atrioventricular; VA, ventriculoarterial; RAA, right side aortic arch