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Table 1 The effect of HFHF alone or in combination with silymarin, curcumin, and celery on body weight, body weight gain (BWG), liver weight, and liver index

From: The ameliorative effect of Apium graveolens & curcumin against Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease induced by high fructose-high fat diet in rats

  CON HFHF HFHF + Sily HFHF + CUR HFHF + Celery
IBW (g) 128.00 ± 1.2 127.00 ± 0.9 130.00 ± 1.11 129.70 ± 0.98 132.70 ± 1.25
FBW (g) 312.00 ± 6.8 372.50 ± 8.5a 365.00 ± 6.2a 349.17 ± 5.9ab 325.83 ± 2.1*abc
BWG 184 ± 12.8 245.5 ± 10.3a 235 ± 13.1a 219.47 ± 11.9ab 193.13 ± 12.6abc
Liver weight (g) 7.22 ± 0.8 9.75 ± 0.6a 8.89 ± 0.7ab 8.68 ± 0.6ab 8.52 ± 0.4abc
Liver index % 2.32 ± 0.5 2.62 ± 0.3a 2.44 ± 0.4a 2.49 ± 0.2ab 2.54 ± 0.6a
  1. Data represented by mean ± SE
  2. ɑp significant difference from control at P < 0.05
  3. bp significant difference from HFHF at P < 0.05
  4. cp significant difference between HFHF + Cur and HFHF + Celery groups at P < 0.05