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Research Article

Mean Platelet Volume in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection

Table 1

Characteristics of the 221 patients with positive Mycobacterium tuberculosis cultures and 143 individuals for control.

Total number of patients221143
Mean age (range)55.86 (11–96) years44.00 (13–71) years
Correlation between MPV and agerho = −0.067, rho = 0.235,
Male : female138 : 8372 : 71
Types of specimens culturedN/A
 Bronchial fluid9
 Pleural fluid8
 Urine 4
 Pericardial fluid2

Cerebrospinal fluid, joint fluid, pus, and so forth.
By Spearman’s coefficient of rank correlation.
N/A, not applicable.

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