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22 February 2022: Clinical Research

Comparison of the Color Doppler Vascularity Index in Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma and Chronic Pancreatitis from a Single Center in Poland

Przemysław Dyrla 1AE* , Arkadiusz Lubas 2BCDE , Jerzy Gil 1DF , Marek Saracyn 3DF , Maciej Gonciarz 1CE

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.935249

Med Sci Monit 2022; 28:e935249

Table 1 Comparison of the results of perfusion and vascularization assessment of focal chronic pancreatitis and malignant pancreatic tumors.

Study population n=79Adenocarcinoma n=46Pancreatitis n=33Significance (p)
Mean±SDMedian (IQR)Mean±SDMedian (IQR)Mean±SDMedian (IQR)
Age [y]62.0±13.562.6 (15.1)64.1±13.864.3 (16.6)59.0±12.159.7 (7.6)0.029
TFV [cm/s]1.809±0.9731.720 (1.494)1.327±0.7531.415 (1.203)2.481±0.8442.487 (0.933)
TPI [cm/s]* 0.013±0.0270.005 (0.011)0.004±0.0040.003 (0.005)0.025±0.0390.025 (0.017)
CDVI [%]* 0.430±0.7900.203 (0.348)0.168±0.1760.127 (0.199)0.797±1.1130.472 (0.591)
CDVI – vascularity index; IQR – interquartile range; SD -standard deviation; TFV – tissue flow velocity; TPI – tissue perfusion intensity.
* Mann-Whitney U test.

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