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Table 3 Weight of piglets in groups with respect to measurement of vocalisation and number of resistance movements

From: Effect of two methods and two anaesthetics for local anaesthesia of piglets during castration

Group Control Pro3 Pro2 Lid3 Lid2
Vocalisation
 N 43 42 38 40 40
 Weight, kg 2.38 2.36 2.31 2.33 2.48
 Standard deviation 0.52 0.48 0.57 0.47 0.52
Resistance movements
 N 31 30 27 29 33
 Weight, kg 2.40 2.36 2.32 2.37 2.53
 SD 0.52 0.51 0.56 0.50 0.53
  1. Pro3 treatment with three-step injection with procaine, Pro2 treatment with two-step injection with procaine, Lid3 treatment with three-step injection with lidocaine, Lid2 treatment with two-step injection with lidocaine