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Table 1 Effects of RDD, PHD, or CSD on bone histomorphometry in rats treated for 12 weeks

From: Therapeutic effects of radix dipsaci, pyrola herb, and cynomorium songaricum on bone metabolism of ovariectomized rats

Group n TBV% TRS% TFS% MAR(μm/d) mAR(μm/d) OSW(μm)
Sham 12 27.18 ± 8.78 3.40 ± 1.54 7.40 ± 2.41 1.38 ± 0.16 2.28 ± 0.47 6.20 ± 1.29
OVX 12 8.945 ± 3.04a 9.31 ± 2.22a 14.54 ± 3.31a 1.86 ± 0.23a 3.03 ± 0.60a 7.77 ± 1.64b
E2 12 23.61 ± 4.71c 3.28 ± 1.31c 7.72 ± 2.66c 1.32 ± 0.22c 2.15 ± 0.70c 6.37 ± 1.42d
RDD 11 12.43 ± 2.96d 5.71 ± 1.72c 11.26 ± 2.97d 1.59 ± 0.25d 2.77 ± 0.42 7.35 ± 1.14
PHD 11 18.58 ± 5.53c 4.63 ± 1.42c 12.44 ± 3.26 1.95 ± 0.36 2.84 ± 0.71 7.86 ± 1.79
CSD 11 11.95 ± 3.87 8.60 ± 2.23 15.20 ± 4.11 1.68 ± 0.35 2.81 ± 0.49 7.80 ± 1.46
  1. Values are mean ± S.D.
  2. a p < 0.01 different from sham control group.
  3. b p < 0.05 different from sham control group.
  4. c p < 0.01 different from the OVX control group (one-way ANOVA).
  5. d p < 0.05 different from the OVX control group (one-way ANOVA).