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Table 2 The influence of sex and delivery type on hematological parameter in newborns based on median value

From: Hematological reference intervals among full-term newborns in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Hematological parameter Sex Delivery type
Male Female P-value Vaginal Cesarean p-value
WBC(x109/l) 12.6 13.15 0.98 12.6 13.1 0.64
RBC(x1012/l) 4.7 4.6 0.51 4.61 4.73 0.27
Hgb (g/dl) 16.2 15.75 0.47 15.8 16.6 0.09
Hct (%) 49.6 48.65 0.44 48.6 50.45 0.05
Platelet (x109/l) 292 271 0.17 276 274 0.62
Lymphocyte absolute (x109/l) 4.5 4.6 0.12 4.6 4.55 0.91
Neutrophil absolute ((x109/l) 6.4 7.25 0.19 7 6.95 0.57