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Table 2 Mean values (± standard deviation) of haematological variables in donkeys ( n= 10) injected with digoxin

From: Influence of the cardiac glycoside digoxin on cardiac troponin I, acid–base and electrolyte balance, and haematobiochemical profiles in healthy donkeys (Equus asinus)

Time WBC (×109/L) Lym (×109/L) Mon (×109/L) Neu (×109/L) Eos (×109/L) Bas (×109/L) RBC (×1012/L) HGB (g/dL) HCT (%) MCV (fl) MCH (pg) MCHC (g/dL)
T0 15.5 ± 4.1 4.6 ± 1.6 0.7 ± 0.4 8.2 ± 1.6 1.7 ± 1.1 0.2 ± 0.1 7.6 ± 0.3 13.3 ± 1.0 39.3 ± 3.7 51.4 ± 3.7 17.4 ± 1.1 33.9 ± 1.3
T1 16.1 ± 6.0 3.8 ± 1.7 1.0 ± 0.6 9.2 ± 3.3 1.9 ± 1.3 0.1 ± 0.1 7.4 ± 0.6 12.5 ± 1.3 37.2 ± 4.2 50.5 ± 5.0 17.0 ± 1.8 33.7 ± 1.2
T2 14.1 ± 4.0 3.5 ± 1.3 0.6 ± 0.3 8.4 ± 1.8 1.7 ± 1.2 0.2 ± 0.1 7.2 ± 0.8 12.1 ± 2.3 35.8 ± 3.9 50.7 ± 4.7 17.2 ± 1.8 33.8 ± 1.2
T3 13.3 ± 5.7 3.4 ± 1.8 0.5 ± 0.3 7.8 ± 3.0 1.7 ± 1.3 0.2 ± 0.1 6.6 ± 1.4 11.1 ± 2.2 33.5 ± 5.6 51.0 ± 4.7 17.0 ± 1.6 33.2 ± 0.9
T4 16.0 ± 4.4 3.0 ± 2.3 0.8 ± 0.4 10.6 ± 3.4 1.5 ± 1.2 0.2 ± 0.1 6.9 ± 1.9 11.7 ± 2.3 34.8 ± 5.1 51.0 ± 4.5 17.2 ± 1.5 33.7 ± 0.4
T5 16.6 ± 4.0 4.4 ± 2.1 0.7 ± 0.3 10.2 ± 3.5 1.4 ± 1.3 0.2 ± 0.1 7.3 ± 0.6 12.7 ± 1.3 37.1 ± 4.9 50.0 ± 5.1 17.3 ± 1.3 34.5 ± 1.0
T6 15.7 ± 5.3 3.4 ± 1.0 0.8 ± 0.6 9.8 ± 3.1 1.5 ± 1.2 0.2 ± 0.1 7.2 ± 0.6 12.4 ± 1.2 36.2 ± 3.8 50.0 ± 4.1 17.2 ± 1.3 34.4 ± 0.6
T7 15.9 ± 4.4 4.6 ± 1.9 0.6 ± 0.2 9.1 ± 1.9 1.7 ± 1.2 0.2 ± 0.1 7.3 ± 0.7 12.6 ± 1.2 36.5 ± 4.6 50.0 ± 4.3 17.2 ± 1.2 34.6 ± 0.9
  1. WBC, white blood cells; Lym, lymphocyte; Mon, monocyte; Neu; neutrophil; Eos, eosinophil; Bas, Basophil; RBC, red blood cells; HGB, hemoglobin; HCT, hematocrit; MCV, mean corpuscular volume; MCH, mean corpuscular hemoglobin; MCHC, mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration; PLT, platelets. T0, immediately prior to injection of digoxin; T1-T7, 1, 2, 3, 4, 24, 48 and 72 h after digoxin administration.