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Table 1 Mean ± SEM puberty in rats injected with vehicle (Vh) or estradiol valerate on day 10 of age

From: Unilateral sectioning of the superior ovarian nerve of rats with polycystic ovarian syndrome restores ovulation in the innervated ovary

Group n FVO Group n FVO
Vh 9 37.8 ± 0.9 EV 11 27.0 ± 0.5
Vh+left-sham 8 38.1 ± 0.8 EV-LS 8 28.3 ± 0.4
Vh+LSON 10 37.8 ± 0.4 EV-LSON 9 36.1 ± 0.8*
Vh+right sham 9 36.9 ± 0.5 EV-RS 7 33.4 ± 0.9*
Vh+RSON 11 37.5 ± 0.5 EV-RSON 10 33.0 ± 1.4*
Vh+bilateral sham 9 38.1 ± 0.4 EV-BS 7 32.0 ± 0.3*
Vh+BSON 8 37.2 ± 0.7 EV-BSON 9 35.8 ± 1.5*
  1. *p < 0.05 vs. EV group (Kruskal-Wallis, followed by Mann-Whitney U-test)
  2. FVO (age of first vaginal oestrus; LSON (section of the left superior ovarian nerve); RSON (section of the right); BSON (bilateral section)