Table 4: Changes in alveolar albumin concentrations and cell numbers in both groups.

Time pointsGroup I (Propofol) No. = 25Group II (Isoflurane) No. = 25
albumin (μg/mL)Cells (×106/mL)albumin (μg/mL)Cells (×106/mL)

𝑇 0 20 (9)0.07 (0.05)19 (8)0.06 (0.04)
𝑇 1 101 (31)†*0.19 (0.09)†*51 (15)‡*0.11 (0.07)‡*
𝑇 2 121 (44)†*0.21 (0.10)†*78 (30)‡*0.12 (0.06)‡*

Data are expressed as mean (SD). 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 within the propofol group, 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 within the isoflurane group, * 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 between both groups.