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Table 1 Total Body Weight during the Study Period

From: Rats with steroid-induced polycystic ovaries develop hypertension and increased sympathetic nervous system activity

  Body weight (g)  
Week Control group PCO group P
2 188.9 ± 1.6 192.1 ± 0.9 n.s.
3 205.7 ± 1.7 195.8 ± 1.1 0.001*
4 212.6 ± 1.6 203.6 ± 2.6 0.01*
5 214.9 ± 1.8 208.1 ± 2.6 0.05*
6 221.3 ± 2.3 213.0 ± 2.5 0.05*
7 220.8 ± 2.5 215.5 ± 2.8 n.s.
8 221.3 ± 2.3 216.4 ± 2.5 n.s.
9 225.0 ± 2.5 218.6 ± 2.6 n.s.
10 232.9 ± 3.3 228.5 ± 2.8 n.s.
Weight gain (g/week) 4.7 ± 0.2 3.9 ± 0.3 0.05
  1. Values are mean ± SE. n.s. = not significant.
  2. *Repeated-measures ANOVA.
  3. t test.