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Table 5 Histology data

From: The effect of renal denervation in an experimental model of chronic renal insufficiency, The REmnant kidney Denervation In Pigs study (REDIP study)

Group Control group median [25th–75th percentile] Denervated group median [25th–75th percentile] p
Arterial wall (histologic vascular injury grading scale, 0–5)
 Intima 1.50 [1.00–1.50] 3.00* [2.00–3.75] 0.0337
 Lamina elastica interna 1.00 [1.00–1.00] 1.50* [1.00–2.12] 0.0464
 Media 0.0 [0.0–0.5] 2.5* [2.0–3.0] 0.0106
 Lamina elastica externa 0.00 [0.00–0.50] 2.50* [2.00–2.62] 0.0047
 Adventitia 0.0 [0.0–0.5] 2.5* [2.4–2.6] 0.0029
Kidney scarring (ratio of damaged surface (or scar) to overall surface of the kidney (%) 25 [24–87] 45 [35–62] 0.4228
  1. * p < 0.05 vs. control group