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Table 2 Patient and tumour characteristics

From: Accuracy of whole-body diffusion-weighted MRI (WB-DWI/MRI) in diagnosis, staging and follow-up of gastric cancer, in comparison to CT: a pilot study

N = 32  
Age range (years) 29–85
Gender  
 Male 22
 Female 10
Gastritis 2
Post gastrectomy 12
Gastric cancer 18
 Primary 15
 Recurrence 3
 Adenocarcinoma 9
 Adenocarcinoma with signet ring cell 9
Inoperable 10
 Mesenteric root infiltration 6
 Serosal small bowel infiltration 5
 Peritoneal metastases 6
 Inaccessible lymph nodes 3
 Brain metastases 1
 Bone metastases 2