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Table 3 Kidney results

From: Eicosapentaenoic acid/docosahexaenoic acid 1:1 ratio improves histological alterations in obese rats with metabolic syndrome

   Glomerulosclerosis Atrophy Thyroidization
   Presence Absence Light Middle Marked Absence Light Middle Marked
WISTAR EPA:DHA 1:1 0a 100 0 0 0 100a 0 0 0
  EPA:DHA 2:1 14.29 85.71 0 14.29 0 71.43b 14.29 14.29 14.29
  EPA:DHA 1:2 0 100 0 0 0 100c 0 0 0
SHROB EPA:DHA 1:1 71.43a 100 0 0 0 0a 57.14 28.57 14.29
  EPA:DHA 2:1 57.14 71.43 28.57 0 0 0b 57.14 14.29 28.57
  EPA:DHA 1:2 42.86 85.71 0 14.29 0 0c 57.14 14.29 28.57
  1. The data are expressed as frequency. The same letters in different strains mean significant statistical differences.
  2. Glomerulosclerosis: p = 0.005a.
  3. Thyroidization: p = 0.003a, p = 0.032b, p = 0.005c.