Mediators of Inflammation / 2012 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

Interleukin-1β Accelerates the Onset of Stroke in Stroke-Prone Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats

Table 5

Magnitude and location of infarction, hemorrhage, or edema for individual rats in each group from Figure 4.

LocationInfarctionHemorrhageEdema
123456123456123456

Control
Rat #1++++++++++++
2
3+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
4
5+++
6
7+
8+++++++++++++++++++++++++++
9+++++++++++++
10+++++

IL-1β
Rat #1++++++++++++
2+++++
3+++++++++++
4++++++++++++++++++++++
5
6+++++++++++
7++
8++++++++++++++++++++++++++
9+++++++++++++++++
10+++++++++++++++++

The brain was removed after death and fixed with 10% buffered formalin solution. Locations 1–6 indicate the section of stroke: 1 is frontal, 6 is rear. Increasing number of + indicates stronger changes, − indicates no abnormality. Rats were numbered in order of the onset of stroke; #1 was the first rat where stroke occurred in each group.