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Table 1 Comparison of patients with/without ROSE by using passes of needles, slides and cell blocks

From: Impact of rapid on-site evaluation on diagnostic accuracy of EUS-guided fine-needle aspiration of solid pancreatic lesions: experience from a single center

Number of Patients with ROSE (n:121) Patients without ROSE (non-Rose group)(n:41) p
Passes of needles
(mean-median
min–max)
1.79 -2
1–5
1.37–1
1–6
0.004
Number of Slides
(mean-median
min–max)
9.9- 9
1–27
7.3–8
0–31
0.001
Number of Cell blocks
(mean-median
min–max)
2.1–2
0–6
0.8–1
0–5
 < 0.001