Table 2 Complete blood count results from pigs with atherosclerosis treated with PBS (placebo) or S-HDL.

Data are presented as median [interquartile range]. Bolded values indicate P < 0.05. MCV, mean corpuscular volume; MCH, mean corpuscular hemoglobin.

PlaceboS-HDLP
Red blood cell #
(M/μl)
8.1 [6.3–9.7]5.0 [3.8–6.5]0.06
Hemoglobin
(g/dl)
13 [10–16]8.9 [7.3–11]0.19
Hematocrit (%)43 [32–54]31 [25–45]0.29
MCV (fl)53 [51–56]66 [62–69]0.02
MCH (pg)16 [16–17]18 [17–19]0.03
MCH
concentration
(g/dl)
30 [29–31]28 [26–30]0.11
Reticulocyte #
(K/μl)
27 [20–42]65 [38–161]0.06
Reticulocyte (%)0.28 [0.25–0.60]1.5 [0.7–3.2]0.06
Platelet # (K/μl)175 [142–193]226 [166–393]0.19
White blood cell
# (K/μl)
6.9 [5.5–9.6]5.5 [5.2–5.9]0.25
Neutrophil #
(K/μl)
3.3 [2.4–5.2]1.6 [1.1–2.1]0.06
Lymphocyte #
(K/μl)
3.4 [2.8–3.8]3.8 [3.1–4.1]0.68
Monocyte #
(K/μl)
0.35 [0.24–0.49]0.24 [0.17–0.36]0.26
Eosinophil #
(K/μl)
0.08 [0.05–0.16]0.03 [0.02–0.12]0.44
Basophil # (K/μl)0.0 [0.0–0.01]0.01 [0.0–0.01]0.52
Neutrophil (%)51 [41–56]33 [20–37]0.03
Lymphocyte (%)41 [39–52]63 [59–72]0.03
Monocyte (%)4.4 [3.8–5.9]4.3 [3.1–6.3]0.71
Eosinophil (%)1.0 [0.6–2.1]0.5 [0.3–2.0]0.44
Basophil (%)0.0 [0.0–0.1]0.2 [0.0–0.2]0.29