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Table 1 Comparison of the tissue characteristics of 13 lamellae, corresponding to the 6 right and 6 left eyes after 7 days of injection and a human pterygium

From: Extracellular matrix and fibroblast injection produces pterygium-like lesion in rabbits

Eye Rabbit 1 Rabbit 2 Rabbit 3 Rabbit 4 Rabbit 5 Rabbit 6 Human
RE LE RE LE RE LE RE LE RE LE RE LE
Neovascularization 21 30 30 18 17 54 30 20 46 19 31 23 134
Epithelial inflammation 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stromal inflammation 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0
Acanthosis 2 2 0 2 0 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Elastosis 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Edema 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 2
  1. RE right eye, LE left eye