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Table 3 Ages and weights of the litters on the days of testicular descent and preputial separation.

From: Short- and long-term reproductive effects of prenatal and lactational growth restriction caused by maternal diabetes in male rats

  OC (12 litters) OD (7 litters)
Testicular descent (days) 19.93 ± 0.19 22.89 ± 0.44a
Weight (g) of pups at the day of testicular descent 44.92 ± 1.12 23.07 ± 2.85b
Preputial separation (days) 42.83 ± 0.39 45.13 ± 0.36a
Weight (g) of pups at the day of preputial separation 150.73 ± 3.24 96.48 ± 7.62a
  1. Values expressed as mean ± SEM.ap < 0.05,bp < 0.01. Mann-Whitney test. OC - litters from control rats; OD - litters from diabetic dams