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Table 2 Background lesions in Wistar rats from the Groups 1 to 4

From: Effects of astaxanthin supplementation on chemically induced tumorigenesis in Wistar rats

Organ Group 1 Group 2 Group 3 Group 4
Lung - alveolar histiocytosis - pulmonary acinar ectasia - alveolar histiocytosis - alveolar hemorrhage
- minimal multifocal mononuclear cell inflammation - alveolar hemorrhage in the lungs - minimal multifocal mononuclear cell inflammation - minimal multifocal mononuclear cell inflammation
Stomach - gastric erosions of the glandular stomach - - gastric erosions of the glandular stomach -
Liver - - periportal lipid vacuolation - periportal lipid vacuolation - periportal lipid vacuolation
Pancreas - - acinar hyperplasia - acinar hyperplasia -
Central nervous system - gliosis - gliosis - gliosis - gliosis
- cerebral hemorrhage in the vascular Virchow-Robin space - cerebral hemorrhage in the vascular Virchow-Robin space