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Clinical Study

Hematological Indices for Differential Diagnosis of Beta Thalassemia Trait and Iron Deficiency Anemia

Table 3

Results obtained from each discrimination index and correctly identified number of the children.

Indices (cutoffs) β-TT ( : 154) IDA ( : 136) Total number of correctly diagnosed childrenCorrectly diagnosed (%)

Mentzer
β-TT < 1315224264 (152 + 112 )91
 IDA > 132112
RBC count (× /L)
β-TT > 514640242 (146 + 96 )83.4
 IDA < 5896
RDWI
β-TT < 22012832232 (128 + 104 )80
 IDA > 22026104
Shine and Lal
β-TT < 1530154122168 (154 + 14 )57.9
 IDA > 1530014
Srivastava
β-TT < 3.813238230 (132 + 98 )79.3
 IDA > 3.82298
Green and King
β-TT < 6512836228 (128 + 100)78.6
 IDA > 6526100
Sirdah
β-TT < 2713228240 (132 + 108)82.7
 IDA > 2722108
Ehsani
β-TT < 1514636246 (146 + 100)84.8
 IDA > 158100
England and Fraser
β-TT < 010220218 (102 + 116)75
 IDA > 052116
Ricerca
β-TT < 4.4154116174 (154 + 20)60
 IDA > 4.4020
MDHL
β-TT > 1.6311836198 (118 + 80) 68.2
 IDA < 1.633680
MCHD
β-TT > 0.304512098158 (120 + 38)54.4
 IDA < 0.30453438

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