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Table 1 Haematology values for healthy black-footed tree-rats

From: Haematology and serum biochemistry in captive Australian native murids: black-footed tree-rat (Mesembriomys gouldii) and greater stick-nest rat (Leporillus conditor)

Parameter Mean ± SD 90 % CI lower limit 90 % CI upper limit Male mean ± SD Female mean ± SD
WBC count (×109 cells/L) 18.70 ± 13.87 (n = 22) 13.84 23.57 8.76 ± 4.68 (n = 7) 23.34 ± 14.37 (n = 15)
Haemoglobin (g/L) 143.05 ± 22.88 (n = 21) 135.19 150.90 145.57 ± 19.79 (n = 7) 141.79 ± 23.46 (n = 15)
Haematocrit 43.77 ± 5.78 (n = 22) 41.75 45.80 44.86 ± 6.91 (n = 7) 43.27 ± 5.36 (n = 14)
Neutrophil (%) 44.11 ± 19.92 (n = 22) 37.13 51.09 45.70 ± 21.10 (n = 7) 43.37 ± 20.06 (n = 15)
Lymphocyte (%) 48.54 ± 20.71 (n = 23) 41.43 55.64 43.43 ± 18.69 (n = 7) 50.77 ± 21.76 (n = 16)
Monocyte (%) 4.08 ± 7.78 (n = 21) 3.08 5.08 2.99 ± 1.55 (n = 6) 4.52 ± 3.07 (n = 15)
Eosinophil (%) 6.63 ± 5.55 (n = 19) 4.53 8.72 9.67 ± 7.13 (n = 6) 5.22 ± 4.28 (n = 13)
N:L ratio 1.39 ± 1.34 (n = 22) 1.86 2.96 1.74 ± 2.09 (n = 7) 1.22 ± 0.92 (n = 15)
Est. platelets (/HOIF) 28.08 ± 24.68 (n = 16) 17.93 38.23 15.67 ± 10.89 (n = 6) 35.53 ± 28.02 (n = 10)
  1. N:L neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, CI confidence intervals