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Table. 6.

Table. 6.

Organ Weight and Relative Liver

SexGroupAbsolute liverRelative livera

(g)(%)
MaleIMean (S.D.)1.00 (0.05)3.72 (0.11)
IIMean (S.D.)0.93 (0.07)3.44 (0.27)
IIIMean (S.D.)1.43 (0.21)*5.38 (0.33)
IVMean (S.D.)1.25 (0.09)*5.02 (0.21)
VMean (S.D.)1.25 (0.12)4.88 (0.52)
VIMean (S.D.)1.17 (0.07)4.99 (0.34)

a : index (%)=(Absolute organ weight/body weight at sacrifice)× 100.

S.D. : Standard deviation.

Signification difference as compared with control (I) (p<0.05).

I : untreated group, II : treated with herbal mixture (1,000 mg/kg), III : treated with TAA, IV : treated with TAA and Silymarin (50 mg/kg), V : treated with TAA and low dose herbal mixture (300 mg/kg), VI : treated with TAA and high dose herbal mixture (1,000 mg/kg).

Korean J Acupunct 2019;36:221-9 https://doi.org/10.14406/acu.2019.025
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