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Table 3 Evaluation of patients with mild PHT and the moderate group in terms of related parameters

From: The value of hepatic diffusion-weighted MR imaging in demonstrating hepatic congestion secondary to pulmonary hypertension

  Mild PHT Moderate PHT  
  Mean ± SD Mean ± SD  
Liver size(mm) 141.45 ± 11.34 150.38 ± 13.73 0.073
VP (mm) 9.96 ± 1.79 9.37 ± 2.04 0.436
IVC (mm) 15.14 ± 3.66 15.37 ± 4.14 0.882
RHV(mm) 7.08 ± 2.01 8.62 ± 3.93 0.317
MHV(mm) 7.14 ± 2.16 8.95 ± 3.21 0.075
LHV(mm) 7.09 ± 2.04 8.08 ± 2.83 0.280
ADC(mm 2 /s) 1.62 ± 0.22 1.82 ± 0.16 0.025*
ADC-II(mm 2 /s) 1.56 ± 0.18 1.72 ± 0.19 0.025*
  1. Students t test * p < 0.05
  2. Abb: ADC:Apparent diffusion coefficient, IVC:Inferior vena cava, LHV:Left hepatic vein, MHV:Middle hepatic vein, PHT:Pulmonary arterial hypertension, RHV:Right hepatic vein, VP:Vena porta.