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Table 2 Description of clusters and significantly greater activation spots during the fixed pain paradigm in the control group

From: Functional resonance magnetic imaging (fMRI) in adolescents with idiopathic musculoskeletal pain: a paradigm of experimental pain

    MNI Coordinatesb   
Localization Side Cluster size x y z Z score p Value
1. Thalamus R 5414 18 −28 4 3,07 <0.0001a
Extending to
 Parietal Lobe R   30 −76 34 3,05
 Lingual Gyrus R   18 −40 −12 3,02
 Inferior temporal gyrus R   50 −52 −16 2,85
2. Precentral gyrus L 1643 −16 −20 78 3,38 0.0004
Extending to
 Poscentral Gyrus L   −60 −14 42 3,19
 Precentral gyrus R   10 −30 78 3,16
3. Middle frontal gyrus R 878      0.03
Extending to
 Inferior frontal gyrus R   40 34 14 3
  1. aStatistical Valor p = 0.000000000008
  2. bThe presented coordinates refer to the location of the maximum activation voxel within each cluster. Statistical value p = 7e-12 (scientific notation for 0.000000000007)