Journal of Diabetes Research / 2018 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Ultrasonographic Characterization of the db/db Mouse: An Animal Model of Metabolic Abnormalities

Table 4

Ultrasonographic hepatic and renal parameters in the two groups of mice.

wtdb/db

RI0.64 [0.12]0.73 [0.12]
PI1.02 [0.23]1.23 [0.31]
steatoscore0.79 [0.34]0.95 [0.29]

Data are presented as median [IQR]. versus wt. RI: renal resistivity index; PI: renal pulsatility index; steatoscore: surrogate index of steatosis degree.