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Table 1 PCV, Total Haemoglobin and haemolysis values at t0, t1 and t2: t0: units evaluated within 6 h after processing; t1: units re-tested after 29–35 days of storage; t2: units re-tested after 36–42 days of storage

From: In vitro quality control analysis after processing and during storage of feline packed red blood cells units

  t0 t1 t2 F p
M SD M SD M SD
PCV (%) 52.25 5.27 48.15 3.79 49.34 4.45 55.078 <.001
Total Haemoglobin 11.15 8.49 10.13 7.87 10.24 8.04 2.069 .127
Haemolysis (%) .07 .06 .69 .40 .81 .47 578.540 <.001
  1. M mean value, SD standard deviation, PCV Packed cell volume, F F-value
  2. Significant value p < 0.001