Table 1: Comparisonof Fe, TIBC and ferritin valuesbetween Group 1 and Group 2.

Variables (mean±sd)Group 1 Group 2

Hb (g/dl)13.73±1.813.48±1.70.21
Rbc (106/ml)4.75±0.804.68±0.790.51
Htc (%)40.94±5.2940.41±4.930.40
MCV (fl)87.20±7.8787.62±7.190.62
MCHC (g/dl)33.13±2.1232.90±1.400.30
MCH (pg)29.35±3.2628.97±3.520.35
RDW (%)14.29±1.8113.81±2.280.06
Fe (µg/dl)74.38±36.271.82±33.890.55
TIBC (µg/dl)269.67±64.15273.12±66.260.69
Ferritin (n/dl), [Median (Min-Max)]70.60 (1-240)70.07(2-294))0.95
Plt 103/ml241.22±80.82268.39±72.000.0

Hb: hemoglobin; Rbc: red blood cells; Htc: hematocrit; MCV: mean corpuscular volume; MCHC: mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration; MCH: mean corpuscular hemoglobin; RDW: red blood cell distribution width; Fe: iron; TIBC: Total iron binding capacity; Plt: platelet; sd: standard deviation; Min: minimum; Max: maximum.