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Table 2 Peripheral hemogram and bone marrow variables in the studied groups

From: The prognostic value of p53 mutation in pediatric marrow hypoplasia

Variables (FA) patients
(n = 10)
(AAA) patients
(n = 10)
(ITP)Control
(n = 20)
Peripheral blood (mean ± S.D) 2.4 ± 0.6 ** 3.3 ± 0.45 ** 8.05 ± 0.85
- TLC (× 109/L) 8.4 ± 0.9 * 9.1 ± 0.5 * 11.3 ± 0.55
- Hb (g/dl) 102.4 ± 6.3 ** 79.4 ± 3.5 83.3 ± 7.8
-MCV fl 46.1 ± 8.4 ** 110.5 ± 12.0 10.7 ± 2.1 **
- Platelets (× 109/L)    
BMA Hypocellular Hypocellular Increase megakar -yocytes
BMB    Not done
Cellularity (no, %)    
- Hypocellular (grades 1, 2, 3) 8/10 (80%) 6/10 (60%) -
- Normal (grade 4) 2/10 (20%) 1/10(10%) -
- Hypercellular (grades 5, 6) - - -
Fibrosis - 3/10 (30%) -
  1. FA = Fanconi Anemia; AAA = Acquired Aplastic Anemia; TLC = Total Leucocytic Count; Hb = Hemoglobin, MCV = Mean Courpascular Volume, * significant p < 0.05, ** Highly Significant p < 0.001