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Research Article

Application of Diffusion Kurtosis Imaging and Histogram Analysis for Assessing Preoperative Stages of Rectal Cancer

Table 2

Demographic and clinicopathological characteristics.


 Male27 (54%)
 Female23 (46%)
Mean age (y)57.7
Tumor location
 Low rectum28 (56%)
 Mid rectum19 (38%)
 High rectum3 (6%)
T stage
 T1-219 (38%)
 T3-431 (62%)
Number of p-LN+53
Number of MRI-LN+36 (68%)

Note: p-LN+ indicates pathological positive lymph node.

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