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Table 3 Relation between presence of para-tracheal abnormal enlarged lymph nodes and thyroid hormonal level in studied cases:

From: Role of ultrasound and Doppler findings as a predictor of thyroid hormonal levels in cases of Hashimoto thyroiditis

  Enlarged lymph nodes Number of cases Mean ± SD Median (IQR) P-value#
T3 No 9 4.1 ± 2.8 3.5(3–4.2) 0.408
  Yes 3 3.4 ± 1 3.3(3–4)  
T4 No 8 1.6 ± 1.4 1(0.9–1.5) 0.397
  Yes 2 1.1 ± 0.5 1(0.7–1.4)  
TSH No 27 4.8 ± 9.9 2.3(0.2–5.5) 0.017*
  Yes 13 11.5 ± 21.9 4.5(2.6–6.9)  
Euothyroid No 25    
  Yes 9    
Total   96 case    
  1. # Mann–Whitney U test was used as the variables were not normally distributed. (Tukey post hoc was used to compare each 2 categories)
  2. *P-value is significant