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Table 2 Changes in the serum biochemicals during the induction of PH (63 days) in the control (n = 10) and PH-induced (n = 10) groups of intact dogs

From: Changes in specific serum biomarkers during the induction of prostatic hyperplasia in dogs

FactorGroupsDays
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Glucose (mg/dl)Control62.7 ± 4.32a87.3 ± 2.35b87.7 ± 4.84*b93.55 ± 3.85b
PH Induction65.55 ± 3.31a86.65 ± 2.69b67.9 ± 3.54*a89.85 ± 1.6b
Urea (mg/dl)Control47.85 ± 11.3230.05 ± 2.9342.6 ± 2.7640.2 ± 2.98
PH Induction43.95 ± 5.5233.9 ± 2.6843.89 ± 2.2641.1 ± 3.08
Creatinine (mg/dl)Control1.022 ± 0.08a0.9591 ± 0.04b0.79 ± 0.06b0.816 ± 0.05b
PH Induction1.074 ± 0.04a0.997 ± 0.030.914 ± 0.05b0.846 ± 0.06
TriGlycerides (mg/dl)Control45.7 ± 4.3ac39.25 ± 2.88a57.1 ± 5.34c58.6 ± 4.42c
PH Induction37.4 ± 2.07a41.75 ± 2.0651.45 ± 3.01b50.85 ± 4.07b
Cholesterol (mg/dl)Control187.9 ± 11.49162.8 ± 15.18168.6 ± 10.78196.1 ± 11.92
PH Induction185.1 ± 13.75173.4 ± 10.87146.2 ± 10.2169.5 ± 12.91
AST (U/L)Control29.63 ± 2.74a16.56 ± 0.59b20.26 ± 1.12ab24.71 ± 2.86ab
PH Induction33.2 ± 1.97a17.5 ± 0.98b21.26 ± 2.83b19.26 ± 1.61b
ALT (U/L)Control32.82 ± 4.6a26.23 ± 1.54a40.35 ± 4.550.65 ± 7.34b
PH Induction26.51 ± 2.7124.98 ± 3.641.59 ± 6.0540.7 ± 4.22
ALP (U/L)Control122.75 ± 20.02115.5 ± 24.86110.3 ± 21.02120.95 ± 19.59
PH Induction106.2 ± 10.01134.68 ± 16.83131 ± 17.97116.45 ± 15.78
Ca (mg/dl)Control11.06 ± 0.22a9.83 ± 0.24b9.97 ± 0.24b9.89 ± 0.21b
PH Induction10.38 ± 0.21a9.6 ± 0.149.36 ± 0.13 b9.77 ± 0.2
P (mg/dl)Control4.93 ± 0.2a4.64 ± 0.243.96 ± 0.16b4.65 ± 0.34
PH Induction5.21 ± 0.244.43 ± 0.164.46 ± 0.094.69 ± 0.21
Total protein (g/dl)Control5.13 ± 0.194.84 ± 0.24.5 ± 0.095.09 ± 0.26
PH Induction5.21 ± 0.244.73 ± 0.124.58 ± 0.114.72 ± 0.17
Albumin (g/dl)Control3.28 ± 0.112.84 ± 0.092.94 ± 0.122.86 ± 0.1
PH Induction3.41 ± 0.15a2.77 ± 0.08b2.72 ± 0.07b2.76 ± 0.1b
Na (mEq/L)Control126.8 ± 1.91127.8 ± 1.9128.1 ± 1.96136.5 ± 3.55
PH Induction132.5 ± 4.07124.1 ± 1.62124.9 ± 1.23135.2 ± 5.4
K (mg/dl)Control3.81 ± 0.163.9 ± 0.163.33 ± 0.13.37 ± 0.12
PH Induction4.12 ± 0.22a3.57 ± 0.083.26 ± 0.13b3.4 ± 0.1b
  1. a,b,c: For each factor, different superscript letters indicate significant differences in each row. * For each factor, different superscript letters indicate significant differences in each column