Table 2

Concentrations of immunoreactive VEGF in plasmas

nMeanSEMMedian25th Percentile75th Percentilep Value*
Control3092.013.577.835.9148.8
DM before11114.025.395.370.9125.3
After 1 day119.73.78.11.011.3<0.001
After 1 week1111.72.49.86.516.9<0.001
After 1 month1125.97.917.48.434.3<0.001
  • Concentrations of VEGF are in pictograms of immunoreactive VEGF per millilitre of sample.

  • * Two-sided exact repeated-measures analysis of variance by ranks with Tukey's multiple comparison test. A p value was comparison of after versus before an injection in the group of diabetes mellitus.

  • DM, group of diabetes mellitus.