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Table 1 Patients characteristics and CT findings between Group A and Group B

From: Focal pulmonary interstitial opacities adjacent to the thoracic spine osteophytes among the cases with right-sided aortic arch

  Group A Group B P-value
Number of cases 10 15  
Sex (male: female) 5:5 10:5  
Age (mean ±SD), (range) 70.7 ± 6.9 (55–77) 63.9 ± 7.8 (39–82)  
Osteophyte’s position (left: both) 9:1 14:1  
Osteophyte’s thickness (mean ± SD), (range) 8.1 ± 1.8 (6–11) 5.8 ± 2.7 (3–13.5) *
Pulmonary opacity’s thickness (mean, range) 4.5 (2–8)   
Pulmonary opacity’s shape (reticular: linear) 4:6   
  1. Group A osteophyte with the pulmonary opacity group (n=10), Group B osteophyte without the pulmonary opacity group (n=15), Mann–Whitney U test was used.
  2. P values < 0.05 was considered significant.