Table 2—

Regional intersubject apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC), alveolar internal area (AIA) and mean linear intercept (Lm) for control and elastase-treated rats

SubjectsADC10−2 AIALm
ncm2·s−1µm2µm
Control60.15±0.01101±2685±14
Elastase80.18±0.02***216±87***134±25***
  • Data are presented as mean±sd

  • ***: p<0.001 versus control (Mann-Whitney U‐test)