Table 3

Comparison of occurrence of adhesion, adhesion score and breaking strength of incision between membranes with/without penicillamine- treated groups.

Group (s)

Occurrence of adhesion

Adhesion score

Breaking strength of incision(unit: g)


Postsurgical

day 7

Postsurgical

day14

Postsurgical

day 7

Postsurgical

day14

Postsurgical

day 7

Postsurgical

day14


Penicillamine -bound Membrane

(E)

40%

40%

1.7 ± 1.45*

2.0 ± 1.6*

228.6 ± 19.97

331.7 ± 15.17


Non-Penicillamine -bound Membrane

(F)

80%

92%

7.1 ± 1.3

8.91 ± 2.32

259.4 ± 18.32

376.4 ± 23.43


(* means p < 0.05, compared to non-penicillamine -bound membrane- treated group)

Zhang et al. BMC Surgery 2011 11:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-11-5

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