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Table 2 Morphometry of genital tract from postmortem examination (Mean ± SD)

From: Determination of puberty in gilts: contrast of diagnostic methods

Trait PRE (n = 24) PUB (n = 46) P Value
Right ovary thickness (cm) 1.09 ± 0.230 1.59 ± 0.401  < 0.001
Left ovary thickness (cm) 1.11 ± 0.238 1.57 ± 0.392  < 0.001
Right ovary height (cm) 2.05 ± 0.209 2.64 ± 0.466  < 0.001
Left ovary height (cm) 2.15 ± 0.257 2.75 ± 0.540  < 0.001
Right ovary length (cm) 2.95 ± 0.365 3.82 ± 0.511  < 0.001
Left ovary length (cm) 2.99 ± 0.322 3.94 ± 0.697  < 0.001
Right ovary weight (g) 3.21 ± 0.815 5.94 ± 2.262  < 0.001
Left ovary weight (g) 3.53 ± 0.923 6.65 ± 2.868  < 0.001
Right oviduct length (cm) 20.22 ± 2.280 28.24 ± 3.787  < 0.001
Left oviduct length (cm) 21.23 ± 3.159 30.11 ± 3.707  < 0.001
Right oviduct weight (g) 1.01 ± 0.302 2.07 ± 0.536  < 0.001
Left oviduct weight (g) 1.05 ± 0.308 2.11 ± 0.508  < 0.001
Right uterine horn diameter (cm) 1.72 ± 0.431 2.76 ± 0.512  < 0.001
Left uterine horn diameter (cm) 1.72 ± 0.431 2.80 ± 0.572  < 0.001
Right uterine horn length (cm) 64.73 ± 11.536 128.71 ± 30.230  < 0.001
Left uterine horn length (cm) 68.33 ± 12.269 131.91 ± 33.030  < 0.001
Right uterine horn weight (g) 42.61 ± 22.293 251.64 ± 90.360  < 0.001
Left uterine horn weight (g) 43.38 ± 22.694 245.25 ± 91.348  < 0.001
Right uterine horn thickness (cm) 0.13 ± 0.086 0.42 ± 0.139  < 0.001
Left uterine horn thickness (cm) 0.13 ± 0.086 0.42 ± 0.139  < 0.001
Uterine body length (cm) 2.59 ± 0.757 3.89 ± 0.843  < 0.001
Uterine body weight (g) 3.06 ± 1.410 11.38 ± 4.268  < 0.001