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Table 1 Body weights, concentrations of plasma renin (PRC), serum E2 and cholesterol, and blood neutrophil and white cell content

From: Exogenous 17-β estradiol administration blunts progression of established angiotensin II-induced abdominal aortic aneurysms in female ovariectomized mice

  Sham Ovx (VEH) Ovx (E2)
Body weight (g) 26.2 ± 1.9 25.6 ± 2.1 26.6 ± 1.5
PRC (ng/mL) 0.9 ± 0.1 1.0 ±0.2 0.9 ± 0.1
Serum E2 (pg/mL) 5.7 ± 0.6 4.9 ± 0.4 6.9 ± 0.6*
Serum cholesterol (mg/dl) 2222 ± 201 1875 ± 192 1373 ± 114†
Blood neutrophils (K/μL) 1.5 ± 0.1 1.7 ± 0.1 1.1 ± 0.1*
White blood cells (K/μL) 4.2 ± 0.9 5.1 ± 0.7 2.7 ± 0.4*
  1. *P < 0.05 Ovx (VEH) vs Ovx (E2); †P < 0.05 sham vs Ovx (E2)