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Table 3 Spectrum and frequency of emergency room imaging findings at 348 visits

From: Emergency room imaging in pediatric patients with cancer: analysis of the spectrum and frequency of imaging modalities and findings in a tertiary cancer center and their relationship with survival

Characteristic N = 348
Positive 192 (55.2%)
Metastasis or primary tumor 69 (19.8%)
Increased 50 (14.4%)
Unchanged 10 (2.9%)
No comparison 8 (2.3%)
Decreased 1 (0.3%)
Pneumonia 47 (13.5%)
Other lung findings 12 (3.4%)
Inflammation/infection (others)a 10 (2.9%)
Bowel obstruction 8 (2.3%)
Musculoskeletal 8 (2.3%)
Bowel inflammation/infection 6 (1.7%)
Abscess or complicated fluid 6 (1.7%)
Bleeding/hematoma 4 (1.1%)
Catheter- or device-related problem 6 (1.7%)
Genitourinary inflammation/infection 6 (1.7%)
Pneumatosis 4 (1.1%)
Brain abnormalities 2 (0.6%)
Other 4 (1.1%)
Negative 156 (44.8%)
  1. Data are no. of visits with percentage in parenthesis
  2. a Infection in body parts other than the bowel, urinary tract, and lungs