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Table 2 Grey-scale IVUS data

From: Geographical predisposition influences on the distribution and tissue characterisation of eccentric coronary plaques in non-branching coronary arteries: cross-sectional study of coronary plaques analysed by intravascular ultrasound

  Myocardial side Lateral side Epicardial side
Number of cross-sections (number) 401 237 80
Minimum lumen diameter (mm) 2.55 ± 0.03 2.51 ± 0.05 2.59 ± 0.07
Minimum vessel diameter (mm) 4.17 ± 0.04 3.92 ± 0.05* 4.26 ± 0.07*
Maximum lumen diameter (mm) 3.14 ± 0.04* 2.98 ± 0.06* 3.13 ± 0.08
Maximum vessel diameter (mm) 4.66 ± 0.04 4.38 ± 0.06 4.70 ± 0.07
Average lumen diameter (mm) 2.84 ± 0.03 2.73 ± 0.05 2.84 ± 0.07
Average vessel diameter (mm) 4.43 ± 0.04 4.15 ± 0.05 4.48 ± 0.07
Lumen area (mm2) 6.72 ± 0.16 6.42 ± 0.25 6.71 ± 0.38
  1. (*p < 0.05)