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Table 2 Results of the preliminary study in alkali chemical injury on rabbit's cornea

From: Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects of Tualang honey in alkali injury on the eyes of rabbits: Experimental animal study

Rabbit NaOH
(Concentration and duration of exposure)
Clinical inflammatory features
(on day-7)
Histopathological inflammatory features
(on day-7)
Corneal edema Corneal epithelial defect Grading of PMN
1 1N NaOH (30 seconds) moderate moderate mild Nil
2 2N NaOH (30 seconds) moderate moderate mild mild
3 2N NaOH (60 seconds) severe severe severe mild
  1. N: Normality, NaOH: Sodium hydroxide, PMN:polymorphonuclear