Control group N = 6 Training group N = 7 P-value
Mean area (μm2) 4781  ±  397 6153  ±  377 0.05
Number of capillaries around muscle fiber 4.3 ± 0.5 5.3  ±  0.1 NS
Number of capillaries per muscle fiber 23  ±  0.2 2.7  ±  0.1 0. 05
Number of capillaries per unit area 451.7  ±  32.2 415.6  ±  21.3 NS
Diffusion index (μm2) 2108  ±  146 2289  ±  119 NS
Values are meals ± SE
P-values denote level of significance between Training and Control groups
Table 3: Mean Cross Sectional area of the vastus lateralis muscle in both groups.