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Table 6 Mean radiological and pathological tumor size (mm) stratified according to type of procedure

From: Discrepancy between radiological and pathological size of renal masses

Type of surgery N Mean CT size (SD) † Mean pathological size (SD) Mean difference (95% CI) ‡ P value
Partial nephrectomy 18 33.33 (14.21) 32.11 (13.11) 1.22 (-4.61 to 7.06) 0.664
Radical nephrectomy 139 61.55 (29.13) 58.19 (30.84) 3.37 (0.71 to 6.02) 0.013
  1. † SD = standard deviation
  2. ‡ CI = confidence interval