Table 1: Mammary gland oxy/deoxyhemoglobin examination results (mean ± SD, ).

Test timeOxyHbDeoxyHbMammary gland Oxy/DeoxyHb levelClinical diagnosis

Pretreatment1.32 ± 0.140.87 ± 0.13Medium OxyHb, medium DeoxyHbMammary gland hyperplasia and mastitis
Posttreatment
 15 d1.23 ± 0.090.90 ± 0.11Normal-medium OxyHb, normal DeoxyHbMammary gland hyperplasia and mastitis
 30 d1.16 ± 0.080.94 ± 0.18Normal OxyHb, normal DeoxyHbMammary gland hyperplasia
 45 d1.05 ± 0.040.98 ± 0.12Normal OxyHb, normal DeoxyHbNormal

At 15 days, the difference between pre- and posttreatment levels of OxyHb and DeoxyHb in patients is not significant (). At 30 and 45 days, there is significant difference between pre- and posttreatment levels of OxyHb and DeoxyHb in patients ().