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Table 1 Mean ± SD concentrations of Hp, SAA, Cp and Fb as well as WBC and PCV counts undergoing castration in male goats (n = 8 goats/group)

From: Effect of Ketoprofen on acute phase protein concentrations in goats undergoing castration

  Group 0.hr 6. hr 12.hr 24. hr 48. hr 72. hr 96. hr Interactions p value
Hp (mg/dl) Ketoprofen 0,15 ± 0,10 0,63 ± 0,24 0,41 ± 0,09 0,63 ± 0,33 1,06 ± 0,86 1,39 ± 0,92 1,39 ± 1,15 Group 0,020
Control 0,10 ± 0,11 0,49 ± 0,08 0,37 ± 0,12 0,47 ± 0,33 0,50 ± 0,17 0,41 ± 0,22 0,40 ± 0,23 Time 0,020
         Group by Time 0,212
SAA (mg/dl) Ketoprofen 21,10 ± 8,01 30,05 ± 18,86 34,55 ± 38,34 51,07 ± 69,60 149,18 ± 147,04 114,43 ± 117,21 69,46 ± 89,74 Group 0,392
Control 14,52 ± 4,42 29,37 ± 22,90 75,82 ± 67,67 140,48 ± 97,44 173,33 ± 136,34 120,72 ± 110,72 71,14 ± 54,55 Time 0,021
         Group by Time 0,433
Cp (mg/dl) Ketoprofen 21,60 ± 7,88 21,86 ± 7,17 24,23 ± 8,62 22,78 ± 7,34 26,63 ± 8,67 27,23 ± 9,55 29,12 ± 11,16 Group 0,753
Control 22,93 ± 7,58 25,66 ± 11,52 24,65 ± 11,27 21,92 ± 10,82 21,75 ± 9,19 23,29 ± 9,73 23,52 ± 7,22 Time 0,012
         Group by Time 0,001
Fib (mg/dl) Ketoprofen 159,75 ± 29,64 181,78 ± 44,50 156,78 ± 35,78 165,96 ± 28,20 159,70 ± 25,10 160,29 ± 25,48 161,56 ± 25,34 Group 0,096
Control 149,03 ± 26,18 160,58 ± 6,97 153,38 ± 7,51 139,93 ± 3,83 143,68 ± 7,59 140,48 ± 3,56 139,00 ± 6,14 Time 0,038
         Group by Time 0,003
WBC (×109 cells/l) Ketoprofen 17,04 ± 6,47 16,60 ± 7,49 16,58 ± 4,44 18,53 ± 6,50 16,08 ± 5,52 15,67 ± 4,77 18,46 ± 7,25 Group 0,571
Control 14,96 ± 1,20 16,74 ± 9,99 23,64 ± 2,15 22,14 ± 3,35 15,91 ± 2,99 14,07 ± 2,35 17,35 ± 2,09 Time 0,000
         Group by Time 0,000
PCV (%) Ketoprofen 14,20 ± 2,99 12,01 ± 3,19 16,15 ± 2,40 16,52 ± 2,53 14,54 ± 2,18 14,72 ± 2,53 14,09 ± 1,75 Group 0,112
Control 14,48 ± 0,58 13,29 ± 3,89 14,00 ± 0,97 14,96 ± 1,39 13,22 ± 1,50 13,36 ± 1,54 13,18 ± 0,67 Time 0,036
         Group by Time 0,630