Table 4

Inflammation and calcification in aortic aneurysm (n=63),with values for each individual region of the aorta

ShoulderSacAscendingDescendingAbdominalP value
Mean TBRmax2.26±0.492.25±0.462.12±0.412.15±0.382.13±0.380.0004
Agatston score (median(IQR))342
(109–7441)
4436
(2554–7441)
50
(0–674)
549
(118–1606)
1575
(717–3275)
<0.0001
  • Inflammation (mean TBRmax) and calcification (Agatston score) distribution in aneurysm subjects.