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Table 6 The mean, standard deviation (SD) values and results of Kruskal-Wallis and Mann-Whitney U tests for comparison between vital tissue formation inside the pulp space of different groups, subgroups and subdivisions

From: Evaluation of antibacterial activity of propolis on regenerative potential of necrotic immature permanent teeth in dogs

Time Intra-canal propolis paste Intra-canal TAP paste Positive control Negative control P-value
Propolis plug MTA plug Propolis plug MTA plug
Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± S D
2 W 0.67 B ± 0.52 0.67 B ± 0.52 0.52 B ± 0.42 0.70 B ± 0.45 0.00 ± 0.00 0.67 B ± 0.52 .053
1 M 1.17 Ba ± 0.75 1.50 Ba ± 0.55 1.22Ba ± 0.39 1.56Ba ± 0.69 0.00b ± 0.00 1.53 Ba ± 0.62 .001*
2 M 1.83 Ab ± 0.41 2.00 Ab ± 0.00 1.95 Ab ± 0.67 2.06 Ab ± 0.70 0.00c ± 0.00 2.50Aa ± 0.47 .010*
P-value .002* .003* .035* .016* 1.000 .006*
  1. *: Significant at P ≤ .05, Different small superscripts in the same row are statistically significantly different. Different capital superscripts in the same column are statistically significantly different. TAP: Triple antibiotic paste, MTA: Mineral trioxide aggregates