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Table 2 FBC results for children with non-severe and severe malaria

From: Full blood count and haemozoin-containing leukocytes in children with malaria: diagnostic value and association with disease severity

FBC-Parameter non-severe malaria (n = 104) severe malaria (n = 48) p-value
  mean 10 th /90 th percentile mean 10 th /90 th percentile  
total WBC 8.1 4.2/13.0 10.0 4.8/18.2 p < 0.05
neutrophils 3.5 1.5/6.1 4.6 1.9/7.6 p < 0.05
lymphocytes 2.9 1.0/5.9 3.2 1.0/7.3 p = 0.41
monocytes 1.2 0.4/2.1 1.6 0.3/3.8 p = 0.09
eosinophils 0.3 0/0.5 0.3 0/0.9 p = 0.89
platelets 141 61/228 128 44/266 p = 0.41
haemoglobin 8.6 6.3/10.7 6.7 4.4/9.7 p < 0.001
  1. Values in thousand/μL, except haemoglobin in g/dL.