International Journal of Endocrinology / 2021 / Article / Fig 5

Research Article

Effect of Ileal Transposition (IT) on Angiopoietin-Like Protein-8 (ANGPTL8) and Pentraxin (PTX3) Plasma Level in Sprague-Dawley Rats Fed High-Fat Diet (HFD)

Figure 5

Median of leptin plasma concentration in four diet groups according to operation type. Abbreviations: IT—ileal transposition, SHAM—sham operated animals, CD—control diet, and HFD—high-fat diet. Preoperative diet/postoperative diet: CD/HFD, CD/CD, HFD/HFD, HFD/CD (group size: n = 6, except IT HFD/HFD: n = 5). Sign denotes significant difference between median values; Kruskal–Wallis test, . Quartile deviation (Q25 and Q75) available in Supplementary Materials.

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