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Table 3 Fertility and pregnancy outcome in female rats (mean ± SD)

From: Low dose of flurochloridone affected reproductive system of male rats but not fertility and early embryonic development

Parameters Vehicle control
n = 24
2 mg/kg
n = 25
5 mg/kg
n = 23
15 mg/kg
n = 25
Lutea (n) 17.5 ± 3.1 17.7 ± 2.8 18.1 ± 4.4 16.7 ± 3.4
Implantations (n) 15.4 ± 2.4 15.5 ± 1.9 14.6 ± 2.2 14.7 ± 1.4
Fetuses (n) 15.4 ± 2.4 15.5 ± 1.9 14.6 ± 2.2 14.7 ± 1.4
Live fetuses (n) 14.7 ± 2.8 14.6 ± 2.0 13.8 ± 2.6 14.1 ± 1.5
Dead fetuses (n) 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0
Resorbed fetuses (n) 0.7 ± 1.2 0.8 ± 1.0 0.8 ± 1.0 0.6 ± 0.7
Live fetuses rate (%) 94.94 ± 10.34 94.64 ± 6.81 93.59 ± 10.48 96.02 ± 4.51
Dead fetuses rate (%) 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00
Absorbed fetuses rate (%) 5.06 ± 10.34 5.36 ± 6.81 6.41 ± 10.48 3.98 ± 4.51
Preimplantation loss (n) 2.1 ± 3.6 2.2 ± 2.5 3.5 ± 5.4 2.0 ± 3.0
Preimplantation loss rate (%) 17.04 ± 35.94 15.04 ± 17.41 29.65 ± 60.55 13.58 ± 19.06
Postimplantation loss (n) 0.7 ± 1.2 0.8 ± 1.0 0.8 ± 1.0 0.6 ± 0.7
Postimplantation loss rate (%) 5.06 ± 10.34 5.36 ± 6.81 6.41 ± 10.48 3.98 ± 4.51