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Assessment of Regulatory T Cells in Childhood Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Table 3

Comparison between Treg and platelet counts in the chronic and nonchronic ITP subgroups.

VariableChronicNonchronic value*

Treg1 ( )0.09 (0.02–0.11)0.12 (0.06–0.33)0.254
Platelet 1 ( )5,000 (4,000–13,000)6,000 (4,000–13,000)0.793
Treg2 ( )0.10 (0.04–0.14)0.15 (0.05–0.36)0.364
Platelet 2 ( )136,000 (22,000–256,000)252,000 (104,500–341,500)0. 364
Treg3 ( )0.10 (0.06–0.73)0.16 (0.02–0.22)0.704
Platelet 3 ( )24,000 (15,000–81,000)275,000 (138,000–370,500)0.007
Treg4 ( )0.08 (0.03–0.10)0.11 (0.04–0.21)0.448
Platelet 4 ( )21,000 (17,000–30,000)254,500 (184,250–316,500)0.004

Platelet counts expressed as median (interquartile range) and Treg counts as percentages.
Mann-Whitney U test.

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