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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Effect of herbal ointment on wound contraction in excision wounded animals

From: Wound healing potentials of herbal ointment containing Calendula officinalis Linn. on the alteration of immunological markers and biochemical parameters in excision wounded animals

Group 0th day (cm2) 7th day (cm2) 14th day (cm2)
I
II 2.36 ± 0.51 a* 1.27 ± 0.28 a* 0.70 ± 0.02 a*
III 2.24 ± 0.08 b** 1.10 ± 0.16 b** 0.3 ± 0.03 b**
IV 2.21 ± 0.06 b** 1.05 ± 0.07 b** 0.1 ± 0.02 b**
V 2.10 ± 0.04 c* 0.90 ± 0.04 c* 0. 45 ± 0.02 c*
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM n = 6.
  2. a*P < 0.05 statistically significant when excision wound control (Group II) compared with normal group (Group I),b**P < 0.05 statistically significant when HO treated (Group III,IV) compared with excision wound control groups (group II), c*P < 0.05 statistically significant when HO treated (Group III, IV) compared with Reference ointment treated (Group V)