Table 1.

Extrapolated number of cells (± standard error) in hippocampal region where cell counting was performed in rats with neonatal seizures and control rats killed at P10, P20, and P60

Treatment groupsCA3CA1Dentate gyrusHilus
* p < 0.05 When compared with control rats of same age.
P10 = postnatal day 10; P20 = postnatal day 20; P60 = postnatal day 60.
P10 control rats2.82 ± 0.11 (105)2.84 ± 0.10 (105)6.24 ± 0.24 (105)1.37 ± 0.60 (104)
P10 flurothyl3.23 ± 0.18 (105)3.56 ± 0.19 (105)*7.68 ± 0.31 (105)*1.24 ± 0.48 (104)
P20 control rats2.11 ± 0.58 (105)2.97 ± 0.22 (105)9.63 ± 0.29 (105)1.52 ± 0.63 (104)
P20 flurothyl2.24 ± 0.72 (105)3.47 ± 0.16 (105)13.32 ± 0.56 (105)*1.42 ± 0.12 (104)
P60 control rats1.55 ± 0.46 (105)2.53 ± 0.14 (105)7.90 ± 0.27 (105)1.54 ± 0.51 (104)
P60 flurothyl1.55 ± 0.55 (105)2.78 ± 0.07 (105)10.53 ± 0.26 (105)*1.46 ± 0.78 (104)