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Table 3 Correlation between fecal TBARS and small intestinal lesions

From: Colorectal Carcinogenesis in the A/J Min/+ Mouse Model is Inhibited by Hemin, Independently of Dietary Fat Content and Fecal Lipid Peroxidation Rate

  Number of lesions Average lesion size Lesion load
  ρ p-value ρ p-value ρ p-value
Colon, flat ACF
Total −0.079 0.477 0.039 0.724 −0.084 0.446
Colon, tumor
Total −0.132 0.233 −0.098 0.377 −0.109 0.324
Small intestine, tumor
Total 0.227 0.038 0.286 0.008 0.265 0.015
Within Hemin 0.354 0.025 0.422 0.007 0.374 0.018
Within Hemin+ 0.213 0.165 0.329 0.029 0.286 0.060
Within Low fat 0.178 0.242 0.232 0.126 0.243 0.108
Within High fat 0.002 0.991 0.031 0.853 −0.049 0.768
  1. ρ, Spearman’s rank correlation coefficient. Significant results from Spearman’s ρ (p < 0.05) are shown in bold text