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Table 3 Hematological and biochemical parameters in bitches with hemolytic E. coli pyometra ( n = 8) and with non-hemolytic E. coli pyometra ( n = 10)

From: Immunomodulation in the canine endometrium by uteropathogenic Escherichia coli

  Hemolytic E. coli pyometra (Mean ± SEM) Non-hemolytic E. coli pyometra (Mean ± SEM)
Hematological parameters   
 White blood cell count (109 l−1) 45.1 ± 5.5 33.8 ± 9.1
 Eritrocytes (×1012 l−1) 5.5 ± 0.1 6.1 ± 0.4
 Platelet count (109 l−1) 216.1 ± 66.3 247.4 ± 48.7
 Hemoglobin (g l−1) 126.0 ± 2.8 137.4 ± 7.8
 Hematocrit (%) 37.3 ± 0.9 40.2 ± 2.4
 Mean corpuscular volume (fL) 67.6 ± 0.9 66.1 ± 1.0
 Mean corpuscular hemoglobin (pg) 22.9 ± 0.4 22.6 ± 0.2
 Mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (g/dl) 33.9 ± 0.6 34.2 ± 0.4
 Neutrophils (109 l−1) 34.8 ± 4.2 25.8 ± 7.3
 Band Neutrophils (109 l−1) 0.9 ± 0.7 2.2 ± 1.1
 Lymphocytes (109 l−1) 3.4 ± 0.5 2.3 ± 0.4
 Monocytes (109 l−1) 5.65 ± 1.8 3.2 ± 0.9
 Eosinophils (109 l−1) 0.2 ± 0.1 0.3 ± 0.2
 Basophils (109 l−1) 0.3 ± 0.3 0
Biochemical parameters
 Alanine-aminotransferase (U L−1 at 25 °C) 22.5 ± 3.9 38.1 ± 12.5
 Alkaline phosphatase (U L−1) 309.2 ± 146.5 488.1 ± 311.8
 Creatinine (μmol L−1) 114.9 ± 17.7 97.2 ± 8.8
 Urea (mmol L−1) 5.1 ± 1.6 6.4 ± 2.9
  1. For all parameters p > 0.05.