3 h | 12 h | 24 h | 2 Days | 5 Days | 8 Days | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

Macrophages | ||||||

Number (n) | 3 | 4 | 5 | 13 | 12 | 7 |

Statistical significance^{a} | ∗ | ∗∗ | ∗∗ | ∗∗∗ | ∗∗∗ | ∗ |

Stab-injured | 0.14 ± 0.02 | 1.87 ± 0.26 | 2.26 ± 0.34 | 1.16 ± 0.13 | 1.18 ± 0.26 | 0.30 ± 0.10 |

Contralateral | 0.01 ± 0.00 | 0.03 ± 0.01 | 0.02 ± 0.01 | 0.02 ± 0.00 | 0.02 ± 0.00 | 0.01 ± 0.00 |

T cells | ||||||

Number (n) | 3 | 4 | 3 | 13 | 9 | 7 |

Statistical significance^{a} | NS | ∗∗ | ∗∗ | ∗∗∗ | ∗∗∗ | ∗∗∗ |

Stab-injured | 0.05 ± 0.01 | 0.07 ± 0.01 | 0.10 ± 0.01 | 0.13 ± 0.01 | 0.36 ± 0.04 | 0.40 ± 0.00 |

Contralateral | 0.01 ± 0.01 | 0.01 ± 0.00 | 0.01 ± 0.00 | 0.01 ± 0.01 | 0.01 ± 0.00 | 0.02 ± 0.00 |

a ∗,

*p*< 0.05; ∗∗,*p*< 0.01; and ∗∗∗,*p*< 0.001.