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Table 1 Comparison of peripheral blood findings between control and hemofiltration-treated dogs with heat stroke

From: Clearance of serum solutes by hemofiltration in dogs with severe heat stroke

Cell Group Baseline Heat stroke 0 h Time after hemofiltration
1 h 2 h 3 h
WBC, ×109 C 10.52 ± 3.45 18.04 ± 5.6 20.72 ± 5.04 23.7 ± 5.19 23.41 ± 6.43
  HF 10.47 ± 3.46 19.63 ± 6.08 14.61 ± 4.44 13.03 ± 4.38 11.47 ± 3.73*
Neutrophil, % C 74.99 ± 6.44 83.08 ± 5.16 83.29 ± 5.58 84.57 ± 7.8 85.25 ± 5.95
  HF 74.5 ± 8.24 82.49 ± 4.55 75.51 ± 4.96 75.44 ± 5.08 75.67 ± 4.79
Leukocyte, % C 11.34 ± 4.42 7.16 ± 2.5 6.98 ± 2.58 5.87 ± 2.21 6.2 ± 1.65
  HF 11.36 ± 3.6 7.08 ± 1.5 8.13 ± 1.88 10.11 ± 2.66 10.68 ± 2.38
RBC, ×1012 C 5.92 ± 0.58 7.03 ± 1.07 7.09 ± 0.64 7.19 ± 1.01 7.2 ± 0.86
  HF 5.98 ± 0.61 7.13 ± 1.02 7.06 ± 0.63 7.08 ± 0.58 6.97 ± 0.7
PLT, ×1012 C 223.9 ± 54.5 149.4 ± 35.6 105.5 ± 18.4 78 ± 20.1 70.3 ± 22.3
  HF 236 ± 53.8 150.5 ± 37.1 117 ± 26.7 137.4 ± 41.4 138.3 ± 40.9
  1. Data are presented as mean ± standard deviation.
  2. C, control; HF, hemofiltration; PLT, platelet; RBC, red blood cell; WBC, white blood cell. *P < 0.05 significantly different between C and HF groups for given time points.