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Table 2 Laboratory findings of the study and control groups

From: Diagnostic role of inflammatory markers in pediatric Brucella arthritis

Parameters Study group mean ± SD or median range Control group mean ± SD or median range p value
WBC (K/μL) 10.0 ± 4.2 8.25 ± 1.7 0.040
Neutrophil (103/μL) 7.10 (1.70-16.5) 3.98 (2.20-9.12) <0.001
Lymphocyte (103/μL) 1.60 (0.60-7.0) 2.92 (0.73-4.95) <0.001
Platelet count (K/μL) 282 ± 144 314 ± 65.7 <0.001
PDW,% 38,1 ± 3.0 23.0 ± 3.9 <0.001
RDW,% 16.2 ± 1.4 9.4 ± 1.8 <0.001
MPV (fl) 8.2 (6.3-11) 7.3 (5.7-12.3) 0.026
NLR 4.1 (1–13) 1.4 (0.6-10.8) <0.001
PLR 154 (9.3-497) 106 (50–525) <0.001
  1. WBC white blood cell, PDW platelet distribution width, RDW red cell distribution width, MPV mean platelet volume, NLR neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, PLR platelet to lymphocyte ratio, SD standart deviation