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Table 3 Fibrosis volume, marrow fibrosis and cellularity during bone healing.

From: Histomorphometric evaluation of bone healing in rabbit fibular osteotomy model without fixation

Reparative time Periosteal fibrosis (%) Marrow fibrosis (%) Cellularity
First week 7.55 (± 6.2) 4.75 (± 4.4) 67.00 (± 20)
Second week 4.66 (± 4.4) 12.67 (± 10.4) 22.50 (± 12)*
Fourth week 3.75 (± 3.5) 21.68 (± 6.4)* 19.17 (± 8)*
  1. *p < 0.05