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Table 2 Serum concentrations of oxidant/antioxidant parameters 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
TPX level (μmol)
S 2106 ± 10.57 2138 ± 27.97 2064 ± 18.31 2180 ± 10.57 2191 ± 18.31
Ch 2085 ± 27.97 2233 ± 55.95 2138 ± 64.31 2064 ± 0.00# 2138 ± 129.9
TAC level (μm/L)
S 116.70 ± 8.82 126.70 ± 20.28 170.00 ± 37.86 40.00 ± 17.32 236.70 ± 20.28
Ch 160.00 ± 20.82 163.30 ± 26.03 183.30 ± 20.28 153.30 ± 20.28# 210.00 ± 5.77
OSI (AU)
S 18.28 ± 1.54 17.78 ± 2.86 13.71 ± 3.56 101.60 ± 59.16 9.39 ± 0.75
Ch 13.44 ± 1.58 14.51 ± 2.66 12.03 ± 1.67 13.94 ± 1.83 10.22 ± 0.85
  1. TPX total peroxide, TAC total antioxidant capacity, OSI oxidative stress index, AU arbitrary unit