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Table 1 White blood count according to SINS grades

From: Inflammation and necrosis syndrome is associated with alterations in blood and metabolism in pigs

Parameter Age group SINS low SINS med SINS high r P
WBC (109/L) SP 6.95 ± 1.89 8.06 ± 3.85 7.85 ± 2.55 0.059 n.s.
WP 18.32 ± 6.08 19.27 ± 5.25 18.08 ± 4.4 − 0.037 n.s.
FA 19.78 ± 3.82 21.35 ± 6.94 17.6 ± 6.49 − 0.056 n.s.
LYM (109/L) SP 2.31 ± 0.93 2.53 ± 1.31 2.4 ± 1.03 −0.021 n.s.
WP 8.12 ± 2.82 7.44 ± 2.82 6.24 ± 2.7 −0.205 0.031
FA 11.66 ± 3.36 11.49 ± 4.32 11.81 ± 4.34 0.023 n.s.
LYM% (%) SP 33.85 ± 12.09 32.64 ± 12.65 31.35 ± 10.46 − 0.092 n.s.
WP 46.81 ± 12.8 39.85 ± 14.2 35.31 ± 15.03 −0.263 0.005
FA 58.68 ± 14.66 52.45 ± 15.3 67.18 ± 0.19 0.100 n.s.
MON (109/L) SP 0.59 ± 0.18 0.54 ± 0.23 0.58 ± 0.2 0.027 n.s.
WP 0.28 ± 0.58 0.6 ± 0.84 0.94 ± 0.85 0.254 0.007
FA 0.41 ± 0.68 0.81 ± 1.13 0.11 ± 0.05 −0.178 n.s.
MON (%) SP 8.43 ± 0.94 7.15 ± 2.57 7.7 ± 2.24 −0.068 n.s.
WP 1.34 ± 2.38 3 ± 3.88 5.16 ± 4.41 0.291 0.002
FA 2.06 ± 3.28 3.39 ± 4.4 0.65 ± 0.13 −0.146 n.s.
NEU (109/L) SP 4.05 ± 1.46 4.99 ± 3.66 4.87 ± 2.11 0.092 n.s.
WP 9.91 ± 4.61 11.23 ± 4.7 10.9 ± 3.93 0.054 n.s.
FA 7.71 ± 2.83 9.04 ± 4.33 5.67 ± 2.1 − 0.145 n.s.
NEU (%) SP 57.71 ± 12.03 60.11 ± 13.55 61.05 ± 10.81 0.103 n.s.
WP 51.85 ± 11.14 57.14 ± 11.56 60.21 ± 11.09 0.256 0.007
FA 38.61 ± 11.17 41.16 ± 12.22 32.2 ± 0.18 − 0.149 n.s.
  1. Hb haemoglobin, HCT haematocrit, LYM lymphocytes, MCH mean corpuscular haemoglobin, MCHC mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration, MCV mean corpuscular volume, MON monocytes, NEU neutrophils, RBC red blood cell, RDW red cell distribution, WBC white blood cell, SP suckling piglets, WP weaners, FA fatteners, r correlation coefficient for the respective parameters with the SINS scores, P significance of r, n.s. not significant