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Table 5 Histopathological features of normal, HFSD-fed rats and HFSD + Probiotic cases n (%)

From: Probiotic mixture improves fatty liver disease by virtue of its action on lipid profiles, leptin, and inflammatory biomarkers

Steatosis Score Normal (n = 20) HFSD (n = 20) HFSD + Probiotic (n = 20)
0 (<5%) 18 (90%) 0 (0%) 11 (55%)
1 (5–33%) 1 (5%) 12 (60%) 7 (35%)
2 (>33–66%) 1 (5%) 7 (35%) 2 (10%)
3 (>66%) 0 (0%) 1 (5%) 0 (0%)
  1. 0, 1, 2 and 3 indicate, steatosis score, while 5, 5–33,33–66 and 66% represent percentage of the total area affected in the examined slides