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Table 2 Metabolic cage results

From: Cross-organ sensitization between the prostate and bladder in an experimental rat model of lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced chronic pelvic pain syndrome

  Control L10 L14
Total water intake (mL) 7.50 ± 1.12 9.83 ± 2.40 11.83 ± 1.94
Total urine output (mL) 11.92 ± 1.34 11.67 ± 1.09 13.50 ± 2.28
Total number of micturitions 6.50 ± 0.43 13.50 ± 1.41 16.50 ± 4.15*
Micturitions/hour 0.41 ± 0.03 0.84 ± 0.09 1.03 ± 0.26*
Volume/micturition (mL) 1.62 ± 0.23 0.90 ± 0.10* 0.91 ± 0.13*
  1. Comparisons between data from saline-treated controls and 10 (L10) and 14 (L14) days after intraprostatic injection with lipopolysaccharide (LPS)
  2. *Denotes significant difference (p < 0.05) between control and treatment group; n = 6 per group. No significant differences were noted between the L10 and L14 groups