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Table 1 Mean haematological values during the study period (mean of recordings of 8 consecutive weeks) in young Zebu cattle experimentally infected with T. vivax isolates from tsetse infested (TT) and non-tsetse infested (NT1 and NT2) areas, and non-infected control (NIC)

From: Comparative clinico-haematological analysis in young Zebu cattle experimentally infected with Trypanosoma vivax isolates from tsetse infested and non-tsetse infested areas of Northwest Ethiopia

Hematological values Group Mean ± SD 95 % CI for mean
PCV values (%) TT 22.72 ± 3.55a 21.44-24.0
NT1 20.41 ± 3.67ab 19.08-21.73
NT2 19.39 ± 4.59 b 17.84-20.94
NIC 27.19 ± 2.05c 26.5-27.89
Hgb concentration (g/dl) TT 7.73 ± 1.13a 7.22-8.25
NT1 6.82 ± 1.34ab 6.34-7.30
NT2 6.53 ± 1.86ab 5.90-7.17
NIC 9.17 ± 0.68c 8.94-9.40
RBC count (×106/μl) TT 5.75 ± 0.91a 5.42-6.08
NT1 4.85 ± 1.20ab 4.41-5.28
NT2 4.54 ± 1.46b 4.05-5.04
NIC 6.47 ± 0.64c 6.25-6.68
MCV (fl) TT 42.29 ± 3.77a 41.02-43.57
NT1 43.25 ± 7.08a 40.70-45.80
NT2 44.34 ± 7.83a 41.69-47.00
NIC 39.64 ± 2.98b 38.57-40.72
MCH (pg) TT 13.46 ± 1.34a 12.98-13.95
NT1 14.40 ± 2.23a 13.60-15.21
NT2 14.72 ± 2.36a 13.92-15.52
NIC 14.25 ± 1.24a 13.83-14.68
MCHC (g/dl) TT 33.97 ± 2.36a 33.12-34.82
NT1 33.38 ± 1.61a 32.80-33.96
NT2 33.39 ± 2.56a 32.52-34.26
NIC 33.74 ± 1.34a 33.28-34.19
WBC count (×103/μl) TT 6.78 ± 2.51a 5.87-7.68
NT1 7.04 ± 2.03a 6.31-7.77
NT2 6.75 ± 1.57a 6.21-7.28
NIC 9.03 ± 1.17b 8.64-9.43
  1. In each parameter of variables, superscripts with different letters indicate significant difference between values at P < 0.01