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Table 3 Numbers and percentages of white blood cells (WBC) and lymphocyte subsets in 3 month old infantsa

From: Immune cell counts and risks of respiratory infections among infants exposed pre- and postnatally to organochlorine compounds: a prospective study

Differential count N No. of cells × 109/L N % of WBC
White blood cells 81 8 (5–15)   
Neutrophils 80 1.6 (0.6–5.7) 85 21 (8–47)
Eosinophils 80 0.3 (0.1–1.0) 85 4 (0.5–10)
Lymphocytes 80 5.4 (2.9–9.5) 85 70 (37–86)
Monocytes 80 0.3 (0.1–1.4) 85 4 (1–15)
Lymphocyte subsets     % of lymphocytes
CD19+ 47 0.8 (0.1–2.0) 51 16 (2–34)
CD3+ 47 3.7 (1.5–7.3) 52 70 (38–85)
CD4+CD8- 47 3.1 (1.0–5.3) 52 55 (24–72)
CD4-CD8+ 47 0.7 (0.2–2.1) 52 13 (5–23)
CD56+ 47 0.05 (0–0.1) 52 0.8 (0–2.2)
  1. aMedian (range)