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Table 4 Association between the epidemiological factors (snake species, first aid prior to hospitalization, time delay to receive ASV, and survival duration) and gross features of study samples (kidney, heart, and endocrine glands)

From: Histopathological profile of fatal snake bite autopsy cases in a tertiary care center in South India

Gross features Snake species (p value) First aid prior to hospitalization (p value) Time delay to receive ASV (p value) Survival duration (p value)
Kidney outer surface 0.358 1.000 0.762 0.158
Kidney cut surface 0.134 0.186 0.011* 1.000
Heart 0.025* 0.691 0.815 0.216
Pituitary 0.082 0.113 0.031* 0.122
Pancreas 0.626 0.321 0.366 0.607
Thyroid 0.395 1.000 0.490 0.127
Adrenals 0.240 0.513 0.624 0.284
  1. *indicates p value less than 0.05