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Table 2 Results: correlation table of B-classification results (B-classification from 1 = normal tissue to 5 = malignant)

From: Comparative analysis of confocal microscopy on fresh breast core needle biopsies and conventional histology

Sample No. Pathologist A Pathologist B
Scanner images H&E slides Scanner images H&E slides
1 5 0 5 4 0 5
2 1 1 1 3 2 2
3 4 4 5 1 1 5
4 4 0 5 3 0 5
5 4 4 5 0 4 5
6 5 5 5 5 5 5
7 5 4 5 4 4 5
8 0 4 5 0 4 4
9 4 5 5 4 4 5
10 5 5 5 4 5 5
11 4 4 5 4 5 5
12 4 4 5 4 4 5
13 4 0 5 4 0 4
14 4 0 5 4 0 5
15 5 5 5 5 4 5
16 5 5 5 5 5 5
17 5 5 5 5 5 5
18 4 4 5 4 4 5
19 4 5 5 5 5 5
20 5 5 5 5 5 5
21 3 0 4 0 0 4
22 5 5 5 5 5 5
23 3 0 2 4 0 4
24 2 3 2 3 3 2
  1. Mismatch is coloured black; 0 = could not be determined. κ-value for broad sense correspondence = 0.61, substantial agreement; κ-value for narrow sense correspondence = 0.43, moderate agreement