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Table 3 White blood cells (WBC), total lymphocytes, counts and percentages of CD3+ T lymphocytes and TCRγδ+ T lymphocytes in the peripheral blood of dogs expressed as cell count and percentage mean values ± standard deviation (SD) and percentage range values (minimum and maximum) according to the stage of life

From: Profile of gamma-delta (γδ) T lymphocytes in the peripheral blood of crossbreed dogs during stages of life and implication in aging

  WBC Lymphocytes T lymphocytes (CD3+) γδ T lymphocytes (TCRγδ+)
Stage of life mean ± SD range mean ± SD range mean ± SD range mean ± SD range mean ± SD range mean ± SD range
(cells/μl) (cells/μl) (%) (cells/μl) (%) (cells/μl)
Puppy (P) 6509 ± 2502 1600–11,000 3745 ± 294 3400–4400 55.27 ± 15.92 25.60–84.84 2049 ± 523 964–2944 2.92 ± 2.27 1.15–6.94 133 ± 86 40–278
Junior (J) 9700 ± 3696 4300–18,700 2950 ± 429 2400–3500 62.99 ± 13.69 22.69–83.64 1839 ± 433 775–2630 2.49 ± 1.29 0.74–3.97 78 ± 50 18–180
Adult (A) 10,775 ± 1652 7800–13,600 2968 ± 629 2100–3900 67.35 ± 24.46 14.25–91.60 2037 ± 741 477–2805 2.46 ± 1.66 1.15–6.30 94 ± 53 43–176
Mature (M) 8271 ± 996 7000–9500 2771 ± 502 1800–3500 45.56 ± 34.18 8.62–88.70 1180 ± 860 229–2449 1.36 ± 0.65 0.13–2.32 33 ± 24 2–81
Senior (S) 7514 ± 358 7000–8000 2475 ± 162 2300–2700 43.05 ± 21.88 6.80–65.70 1056 ± 529 159–1707 0.42 ± 0.08 0.34–0.58 10 ± 3 8–16