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Table 3 Comparing high endothelial venules parameters in the 2 patient groups

From: Changes in specialized blood vessels in lymph nodes and their role in cancer metastasis

HEV parameters Control Case p value
Mean/standard error (n = 30) (n = 35) p>0.05
Total number of HEV (A) 40.085 / 1.83 41.305 / 1.59 p>0.05
Ratio of dilated HEV to the total number of HEV (B/A) 0.149 / 0.0086 0.166 / 0.0186 p>0.05
Ratio of dilated HEV with RBC within its lumen with respect to total no. HEV (C/A) 0.098 / 0.0078 0.101 / 0.0135 p>0.05
Ratio of dilated HEV with RBC within its lumen to total no. of dilated HEV (C/B) 0.646 / 0.0301 0.582 / 0.0275 p=0.0318