Table 3.

Series B: Systemic and whole kidney data in control and diabetic Wistar rats on normal- versus high-NaCl dieta

Control RatsDiabetic Rats
Normal-NaCl (n = 6)High-NaCl (n = 8)Normal-NaCl (n = 8)High-NaCl (n = 8)
a Data are mean ± SE. BGL, blood glucose level; MAP, mean arterial pressure; ND, not determined.
Body wt (g)310 ± 16296 ± 6320 ± 7321 ± 6
BGL (mg/dl)NDND398 ± 38460 ± 32
Left kidney wt (g)1.17 ± 0.031.19 ± 0.022.09 ± 0.091.95 ± 0.04
MAP (mmHg)95 ± 697 ± 5117 ± 3107 ± 4