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Table 1 Serum concentrations of lipid profile in the surgical castration (S) and chemical castration (Ch) groups

From: Surgical castration versus chemical castration in donkeys: response of stress, lipid profile and redox potential biomarkers

Time interval 0 day 15 day 30 day 45 day 60 day
Parameter
TC level (mg/dl)
S 100.20 ± 6.07 91.90 ± 5.24 95.37 ± 5.07 77.70 ± 0.35 95.20 ± 1.98
Ch 97.13 ± 2.03 77.73 ± 5.96 101.30 ± 7.36 100.50 ± 1.28#* 106.00 ± 4.70
TG level (mg/dl)
S 86.13 ± 2.06 89.63 ± 3.88 89.00 ± 0.93 101.00 ± 2.08 102.90 ± 3.58
Ch 105.30 ± 3.67 99.63 ± 10.84 131.50 ± 13.53 116.10 ± 12.31* 112.50 ± 15.72*
HDL-C level (mg/dl)
S 37.90 ± 1.70 44.90 ± 5.10 41.00 ± 2.52 46.80 ± 3.80 51.20 ± 1.15
Ch 43.33 ± 2.60 50.50 ± 8.84 64.37 ± 1.17#* 47.00 ± 4.62 63.17 ± 1.83#*
LDL-C level (mg/dl)
S 45.04 ± 7.03 29.07 ± 8.98 36.57 ± 3.81 6.60 ± 0.12 23.43 ± 1.73
Ch 32.73 ± 4.33 30.42 ± 5.60 18.50 ± 1.52# 30.31 ± 7.87#* 20.37 ± 1.84
  1. TC total cholesterol, TG triglycerides, HDL-C high density lipoprotein-cholesterol, LDL-C low density lipoprotein-cholesterol