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Table 2 White blood cell distribution in ascites

From: The peritoneal macrophage inflammatory profile in cirrhosis depends on the alcoholic or hepatitis C viral etiology and is related to ERK phosphorylation

  Etiology  
Cell type/mm 3 ALC-C HCV-C
PMNs 0.5 (4.4) 3.4 (7)*
M-DM 6.95 (12.6) 14.8 (19.9)*
T Lymphocytes 7.37 (12.6) 14,66 (22.6)*
B Lymphocytes 0.16 (0.5) 0.21 (0.3)
NK cells 1.22 (2.2) 2.01 (5.6)
  1. Results are expressed as median (interquartile range). Mann–Whitney U test: * P < 0.05.