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Table 4 Mean total lymphocytes counts (TLC) for patients of differing nutritional status

From: Total lymphocyte count in cancer patients with lymphopenia treated with intravenous vitamin C: Results of an observational study

Nutrition status Lymphocytes before therapy mean [cells/μL] Lymphocytes after therapy mean [cells/μL] Difference in Lymphocytes mean [cells/μL]
Normal = 0
Risk of malnutrition n = 10 1046.9 1334.0 287.1
Mild malnutrition n = 3 1270.0 1096.7 −173.3a
Moderate malnutrition n = 17 846.5 1013.5 167.1
Severe malnutrition n = 12 774.2 1013.3 239.2
Overweight n = 2 615.0 1620.0 1005.0
Obesity Grade 1 n = 4 1025.0 1035.0 10.0
Valid data 48 48 48
Missing data 0 0.0 0
  1. anegative values means a decrease of lymphocytes
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