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Table 2 BALF cell count and differential for NEHI, FB, CF and DC

From: Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid cytokine profiles in neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia of infancy and follicular bronchiolitis

Med NEHI FB CF Non-CF DC KW
(p25, p75) (N = 22) (N = 6) (N = 7) (N = 6) p value
WBC 173 (88, 236) 761 (238, 1070) 650 (191, 1200) 500 (287, 1150) 0.02
RBC 16 (2, 40) 175 (61, 267) 33 (7, 1100) 150.5 (22, 326) 0.07
Segs % 2.5 (1, 5) 10 (2, 43) 67 (32, 79) 13 (3, 34) <.01
EOS % 0 (0, 0) 0.5 (0, 1) 0 (0, 0) 0 (0, 1) 0.44
Lymphocytes % 7 (2, 10) 7.5 (2, 15) 1 (0, 3) 9 (5, 11) 0.07
Macrophages & Monos % 84 (76, 90) 77 (43, 88) 30 (14, 61) 63 (55, 86) <.01
Epithelium % 1.5 (0, 6) 0 (0, 1) 0 (0, 2) 3.5 (0, 9) 0.21