Table 3

Evaluation of immunohistochemical results of the visceral peritoneum depending on the study groups
Day Icodextrin group Sodium chloride group p-value
CD68 7 0.7 ± 0.62 0.25 ± 0.25 0.139
21 0.44 ± 0.54 0.47 ± 0.38 0.748
CD3 7 0.03 ± 0.08 0.06 ± 0.11 0.018
21 0.17 ± 0.18 0.33 ± 0.33 0.738
Vimentin 7 2 ± 0.32 2.06 ± 0.39 0.705
21 1.08 ± 0.22 1.31 ± 0.17 0.028
Mesothelial cells 7 1.17 ± 1.02 0.94 ± 1.25 0.293
21 2.33 ± 0.64 2.11 ± 0.66 0.448
Mesothelial cells/Vimentin ratio 7 0.6 ± 0.5 0.5 ± 0.6 0.921
21 2.2 ± 0.6 1.6 ± 0.4 0.030
COX-2 7 0.7 ± 0.62 0.03 ± 0.08 0.152
21 0.44 ± 0.54 0 1.000
C-myc 7 0.03 ± 0,08 0.03 ± 0.08 0.939
21 0.17 ± 0.18 0.14 ± 0.25 0.457
Catenin 7 0.05 ± 0.11 0.08 ± 0.13 0.521
21 0.06 ± 0.11 0.08 ± 0.13 0.609

Data shown are mean ± SD.

Klink et al.

Klink et al. BMC Surgery 2013 13:34   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-13-34

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