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Table 1 Apoptosis of the femoral head of GC-induced inbred rats from 5 different strains (WKY: Wistar Kyoto, WF: Wistar Furth, SHR: Spontaneous Hypertensive rat,).

From: A rat model of early stage osteonecrosis induced by glucocorticoids

Strain Bone Marrow Osteocyte Chondrocyte
Lewis 4/4 2/4* 4/4
Fischer 5/5 0/5* 5/5
WKY 5/5 4/5* 5/5
WF 5/5 5/5* 5/5
SHR 2/2 2/2* 2/2
  1. *Fisher's Exact Test (P value = 0.0039).