Table 1.

Humerus bone morphometry and density in newborn non-CF and CF pigs

ParameterNon-CFCFP value
Total content (mg/mm)30.8 ± 3.620.8 ± 2.10.02
Total density (mg/cm3)270.0 ± 7.1266.9 ± 5.20.73
Total area (mm2)110.3 ± 11.078.2 ± 8.40.03
Trabecular area (mm2)89.5 ± 10.160.6 ± 7.60.03
Cortical/subcortical area (mm2)20.9 ± 1.117.6 ± 0.80.03