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Table 5 Haematologiacal characterization of the Clarias gariepinus on exposure to soap effluent concentrations

From: Assessment of the growth performance and haematological indices of Clarias gariepinus fingerlings exposed to soap effluent

Treatment WBC (103/µL) RBC (106/µL) HGB (g/dL) HCT (%) MCV (fL) MCH (pg) MCHC (g/dL) PLT (103/µL)
A 43.45 ± 2.20a 3.02 ± 0.03b 11.50 ± 0.23c 36.70 ± 1.68b 112.40 ± 12.06a 39.60 ± 3.12a 35.15 ± 3.52a 35.50 ± 0.33a
B 52.84 ± 3.60b 2.68 ± 0.11a 11.30 ± 0.18c 30.60 ± 2.12a 111.30 ± 13.16a 38.85 ± 3.64a 36.40 ± 0.14a 40.50 ± 3.42b
C 56.28 ± 1.57b 2.55 ± 0.17a 10.96 ± 0.14b 31.01 ± 1.72a 118.20 ± 8.26a 40.50 ± 0.79a 36.20 ± 0.22a 43.50 ± 3.10b
D 58.36 ± 2.26b 2.15 ± 0.16a 10.43 ± 0.28b 30.15 ± 1.89a 117.32 ± 7.66a 38.80 ± 0.19a 34.35 ± 0.33a 65.00 ± 7.24c
E 66.75 ± 2.31c 2.30 ± 0.09a 8.40 ± 0.09a 28.25 ± 1.87a 122.40 ± 16.19a 39.30 ± 2.18a 31.20 ± 0.61a 40.00 ± 2.99b
  1. A—control; B—0.32%; C—0.66%; D—1.31%; E—2.63%
  2. *Values with different superscripts within the same column are significantly different at p < 0.05