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Fig. 7

From: Coarse needle surface potentiates analgesic effect elicited by acupuncture with twirling manipulation in rats with nociceptive pain

Fig. 7

Tail flick latency (TFL) in rats treated with acupuncture needle with different roughness. Time zero denotes the onset of acupuncture treatment with rotation manipulation. Morphine was used as a positive control. NOR: non-treated normal group, Formalin + ACU: plain needle group, Formalin + ACU600: lightly scraped needle group, Formalin + ACU200: deeply scraped needle group, Formalin + MOR10: morphine group. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001 versus NOR group; #p < 0.05, ###p < 0.001 versus ACU group

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