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Table 2 Mean differential WBC counts 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

Haematological values Group Mean ± SD 95 % CI for mean
Lymphocyte count (×103/μl) TT 4.11 ± 1.82a 3.46-4.77
NT1 4.11 ± 1.07a 3.72-4.50
NT2 4.68 ± 1.44a 4.19-5.16
NIC 5.54 ± 0.79b 5.28-5.81
Monocyte count (×103/μl) TT 0.59 ± 0.35a 0.46-0.71
NT1 0.57 ± 0.28a 0.47-0.68
NT2 0.42 ± 0.20a 0.35-0.49
NIC 0.49 ± 0.20a 0.42-0.56
Neutrophil count (×103/μl) TT 1.84 ± 1.00a 1.48-2.20
NT1 2.14 ± 1.44a 1.62-2.67
NT2 1.50 ± 0.75a 1.24-1.75
NIC 2.60 ± 0.77b 2.34-2.86
Eosinophil count (× 103/μl) TT 0.20 ± 0.22a 0.11-0.28
NT1 0.18 ± 0.11a 0.15-0.23
NT2 0.13 ± 0.14a 0.08-0.18
NIC 0.40 ± 0.23b 0.32-0.48
Basophil count (×103/μl) TT 0.04 ± 0.05a 0.02-0.06
NT1 0.02 ± 0.04a 0.00-0.04
NT2 0.01 ± 0.03a 0.00-0.03
NIC 0.02 ± 0.04a 0.01-0.03
  1. In each parameter of variables, superscripts with different letters indicate significant difference between values at P < 0.05