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Table 5 Ossification sites in fetuses from mildly diabetic (STZ) and non-diabetic (control) rats at term pregnancy.

From: Evaluation of neonatally-induced mild diabetes in rats: Maternal and fetal repercussions

  Groups
  Control (n = 15) STZ (n = 13)
Sternebrae 6.00 ± 0.00 6.01 ± 0.05
Anterior phalange 3.97 ± 0.08 3.97 ± 0.27
Posterior phalange 2.57 ± 1.09 2.42 ± 1.08
Metacarpus 4.00 ± 0.00 4.03 ± 0.19
Metatarsus 4.97 ± 0.05 4.75 ± 0.33
Number of caudal vertebrae 4.38 ± 0.80 4.29 ± 0.89
Total number of ossification sites 25.88 25.52
  1. p > 0.05 - non statistically significant difference