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Table 2 Histopathological scores regarding days

From: How does intraarticular dexmedetomidine injection effect articular cartilage and synovium? An animal study

  Group D Group C p value †
Congestion    
1st day 1 (1–2) 0.5 (0–1) 0.180
2nd day 1 (0–1) 1 (1–1) 0.317
7th day 1 (0–1) 0 (0–1) 0.083
14th day 1 (0–1) 0 (0–1) 0.157
21st day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
Edema    
1st day 1 (1–1) 1 (0–1) 0.317
2nd day 1 (0–1) 1 (1–1) 0.317
7th day 0 (0–0) 0 (0–1) 0.317
14th day 0 (0–0) 0 (0–0)
21st day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
Neutrophil infiltration    
1st day 2.5 (2–3) 1 (0–1) 0.059
2nd day 2 (1–3) 2 (1–2) 0.564
7th day 0.5 (0–1) 0 (0–1) 0.317
14th day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
21st day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
Cartilage structure    
1st day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
2nd day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
7th day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
14th day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317
21st day 0 (0–1) 0 (0–0) 0.317