Table 2: Significance of differences ( value) in histopathological variables according to the time of sacrifice.

AbsorbanceMucosal thickness (mm)PAS-stained area (%)
1st day versus 4th day1st day versus 4th day1st day versus 4th day

Saline0.4670.4270.196
LPS0.3330.8030.099
LPS + sTNFRI0.6170.6440.149
LPS + antibiotic0.001*0.1890.863
LPS + sTNFRI + antibiotic0.9820.6260.980

*Significant ( ).