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Table 1 Brain water content, specific gravity and Evans blue dye content in the brain tissue

From: Neuroprotective efficacy of magnesium sulphate in experimental traumatic brain injury

  BWC (% brain tissue) SG EBD (μg/mg brain tissue)
Groups Left Right Left Right Left Right
Control (n = 6) 81.7 ± 0.82 81.2 ± 0.49 1.044 ± 0.002 1.044 ± 0.001 0.0053 ± 0.0004 0.0054 ± 0.005
Magnesium (n = 6) 77.82 ± 0.68 78.02 ± 0.33 1.047 ± 0.0007 1.045 ± 0.001 0.0016 ± 0.0002 0.0017 ± 0.0002
P < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.05 < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.01