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Table 6 Quantitative computerized analysis of the contrast medium blood pool phase of 19 pulmonary lesions

From: The feasibility of contrast enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) in the diagnosis of non-cardiac thoracic disorders of dogs and cats

Pulmonary lesions Malignant median (range) Benign median (range) P-value
Number of lesions 13 6  
 AT 7.27 (4.46–13.52) 4.52 (2.87–6.06) < 0.001*
 TTPinj 13.78 (10.24–24.50) 9.83 (4.70–13.35) 0.059
 TTPinr 5.91 (3.79–14.87) 4.55 (1.83–9.56) 0.236
 PI 2.37 (0.68–11.87) 3.17 (1.63–8.56) 0.273
 Wi 0.25 (0.10–1.99) 0.45 (0.20–1.96) 0.242
  1. AT Arrival Time, TTPinj time to peak from injection, TTPinr time to peak from initial rise, PI peak intensity, Wi wash-in rate
  2. *Statistically significant