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Table 3 Median histopathologic scores for the lung and heart tissues from each group

From: Ischemia modified albumin increase indicating cardiac damage after experimental subarachnoid hemorrhage

  Control group Day 1 group Day 2 group Day 7 group p value
n = 7 n = 7 n = 7 n = 7
Lung      
Interstitial edema 0 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (2 – 3) <0,001
Hemorrhage 1 (0 – 1) 2 (2 – 2) 2 (2 – 2) 3 (2 – 3) <0,001
Epithelial injury 0 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) <0,001
Hyalin membrane formation 0 (0 – 0) 1 (1 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) <0,001
Neutrophil infiltration 0 (0 – 1) 2 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 2 (2 – 3) <0,001
Emphysematous changes 0 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 2 (2 – 3) <0,001
Lymphocytic infiltration 1 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 0,017
Total injury score 2 (1 – 4) 9 (8 – 13) 11 (9 – 13) 15 (11 – 18) <0,001
Heart      
Myocardial edema 0 (0 – 0) 1 (1 – 2) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (2 – 2) <0,001
Myocytolysis 0 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 3 (3 – 3) <0,001
Focal hemorrhage 0 (0 – 1) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) 3 (3 – 3) <0,001
Leukocytic infiltration 0 (0 – 0) 1 (0 – 2) 1 (1 – 2) 2 (1 – 2) <0,001
Loss of cross striation 0 (0 – 0) 1 (1 – 1) 1 (1 – 1) 2 (1 – 2) <0,001
Total injury score 0 (0 – 2) 5 (4 – 9) 7 (6 – 8) 11 (10 – 12) <0,001
  1. Median (Min - Max).