TABLE 3.

Hematologic Characteristics of the Infants With ROP and Matched Controls

Infants With ROPControlsP
Hematocrit, %49 ± 9/49 ± 60.49 ± 0.06NS
WBCs (corrected), × 109/L12.4 ± 5.811.7 ± 5.9NS
Platelets, × 109/L245.1 ± 67.0243.9 ± 51.6NS
Absolute lymphocyte count, × 109/L7.2 ± 3.56.1 ± 3.6NS
ANRBCs, × 106/L1785 (122–8550)789 (50–3063).02
  • Data are expressed as mean ± 1 SD except the non-normally distributed ANRBCs, which are expressed as median (range). NS indicates not significant.