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Table 1 Parameters of the temperature curves of 3 types of fibroids

From: The relationship of T2WI signal intensity of uterine fibroids and the temperature curve in MR-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) ablation

Types of fibroids Heating slope(°C/s) Decay slope(°C/s) Heating time(s) Time to peak(s) Max time(°C) AUC(°C • s)
1(n=7) 1.67±0.73 0.83±0.29 38.5±18.2 12.5±4.2 45.3±2.5 2221.7±769.4
2(n=7) 0.80±0.66 0.47±0.30 24.8±7.2 22.5±11.1 45.5±4.1 2036.5±361.5
3(n=1) 0.52 0.39 12.9 20.6 50.1 1597.2