Table 1

Cell counts / μL in whole blood, portions A – B of autologous platelet concentrates (PC)
Variable Whole Blood PC-A PC-B
Platelets x 103/μL 349.35 (28.64) 639.62 (44.30) a 605.34 (41.72) a
PCV % 33.73 (0.99) 2.23 (0.30) a 1.32 (0.17) a
RBC x 103/μL 7151 (282) 425 (26,8) a 323 (35,9) b
WBC x 103/μL 7.91 (0.75) 5.19 (0.65) a 2.24 (0.35) b
Lymphocytes x 103/μL 3.22 (0.26) 3.44 (0.34) a 1.84 (0.31) b
Lymphocytes % 42.80 (3.50) 71.19 (4.31) a 79.25 (2.93) a
Monocytes x 103/μL 1.09 (0.02) 0.35 (0.01) a 0.00 (0.00) a
Monocytes % 1.28 (0.23) 0.39 (0.17) a 0.00 (0.00) b
Granulocytes x 103/μL 4.18 (0.53) 1.52 (0.30) a 0.40 (0.07) a
Granulocytes % 51.54 (3.28) 26.14 (3.83) a 20.13 (2.97) b
Eosinophils x 103/μL 0.40 (0.08) 0.20 (0.07) a 0.00 (0.00) a
Eosinophils % 4.46 (0.57) 2.35 (0.89) a 0.00 (0.00) b
MPV (fL) 8.96 (0.38) 11.58 (0.46) a 11.57 (0.44) a
PDW % 15.51 (0.38) 16.66 (0.34) a 16.88 (0.28) a

Data presented as means (standard error). PCV, hematocrit; RBC, red blood cell; WBC, leukocytes; MPV, Mean Platelet Volume; PDW, Platelet Distribution Width. a-bDifferent letters denote statistically significant differences between rows (PC-A vs. PC-B) by SNK test (P<0.05).

Silva et al.

Silva et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:212   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-212

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