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Table 5 Percent change in total and specific cardiac HED retention compared to vehicle treated controls

From: Sympathetic nervous dysregulation in the absence of systolic left ventricular dysfunction in a rat model of insulin resistance with hyperglycemia

Group Right Atrium Left Atrium Right Ventricle Left Ventricle Septum
Total Retention      
   STZ, Euglycemic -5 ± 1 -8 ± 1 +2 ± 0 +5 ± 1 +5 ± 1
   STZ, Hyperglycemic -24 ± 4 -26 ± 4 -18 ± 3 -13 ± 3 -13 ± 3
Specific Retention*      
   STZ, Euglycemic -6 ± 1 -12 ± 1 +1 ± 0 +5 ± 1 +5 ± 1
   STZ, Hyperglycemic -24 ± 4 -26 ± 4 -19 ± 3 -12 ± 3 -13 ± 3
  1. Mean ± SD.
  2. *Specific Retention (SR) = Total Retention (TR) - Non-Specific Retention (NSR) [desipramine]
  3. % Change = TRSTZ - TRcontrol /TRcontrol