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Table 2 Data table showing the nodal frequency, mean nodal volume (ml) and median ADC values (10− 3 mm2/s) per nodal region. SD = standard deviation, 95%-CI = confidence interval

From: Whole-body diffusion-weighted MRI of normal lymph nodes: prospective apparent diffusion coefficient histogram and nodal distribution analysis in a healthy cohort

Nodal region Node count Mean nodal volume in ml SD Median ADC x103mm/s2 95% CI
All nodes 1067 0.48 0.45 1.11 1.09–1.12
Cervical 344 0.36 0.15 1.14 1.10–1.16
Inguinal 255 0.68 0.54 0.99 0.97–1.01
Axilla 196 0.61 0.54 1.06 1.03–1.08
Retroperitoneal 95 0.32 0.25 1.61 1.53–1.67
Pelvic 65 0.50 0.41 1.17 1.12–1.29
Occipital 70 0.32 0.21 1.14 1.12–1.21
Mesenteric 13 0.46 0.25 1.18 1.08–1.55
Portal 11 0.39 0.26 1.58 1.33–1.66
Intrathoracic 10 0.51 0.57 1.75 1.40–1.92
Subcutaneous 8 0.21 0.07 0.97 0.84–1.41