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Table 4 Comparison of AD values (×10−4mm2s− 1) of normal white matter or WMH with same Fazekas scale in different regions

From: Diffusion tensor imaging revealed different pathological processes of white matter hyperintensities

  pFL
Mean ± SD
pOL
Mean ± SD
pPL
Mean ± SD
dCO
Mean ± SD
p-value Effect Size (η2)
Normal white matter 9.11 ± 0.82 11.70 ± 1.15** 8.63 ± 0.84 9.41 ± 0.64 < 0.001 0.518
WMH of Fazekas scale 1 12.16 ± 0.62 12.37 ± 1.12 10.44 ± 1.19** 10.62 ± 1.23** < 0.001 0.438
WMH of Fazekas scale 2 13.48 ± 0.71 12.96 ± 1.03 10.92 ± 1.41** 11.18 ± 1.14** < 0.001 0.506
WMH of Fazekas scale 3 14.10 ± 0.78 14.76 ± 0.91 12.96 ± 1.32* 11.57 ± 0.75** < 0.001 0.556
  1. pFL periventricular frontal lobe, pOL periventricular occipital lobe, pPL periventricular parietal lobe, dCO deep centrum ovale. There was significant difference compared with pFL, *p < 0.05, **p < 0.001