Hematological indices Control Low dose drinking of mercury High dose drinking of mercury
Serum iron (μg/dL) 138.65 ± 12.623 134.24 ± 10.245 137.44 ± 11.750
TIBC (μg/dL) 284.34 ± 23.18 280.15 ± 25.10 288.64 ± 25.22
TS (%) 47.521± 7.192 48.315 ± 8.200 46.350 ± 7.257
Serum ferritin (μg/L) 82.523 ± 2.711 82.125 ± 3.423 81.290 ± 3.105
Hemoglobin (g/dL) 14.790 ± 1.898 13.258 ± 1.124 14.880 ± 2.015
Platelet (109/L) 738.10 ± 52.21 730.24 ± 50.48 738.10 ± 52.21
RBCs (1012/L) 7.100 ± 0.973 6.959 ± 0.750 7.210 ± 1.003
HCT (%) 40.810 ± 5.097 39.954 ± 5.170 39.750 ± 5.123
MCV (fL) 58.20 ± 1.21 57.45 ± 1.73 59.12 ± 1.45
MCH (pg) 20.980 ± 0.859 20.980 ± 0.859 20.980 ± 0.859
MCHC (g/dL) 36.250 ± 1.159 37.240 ± 1.459 36.145 ± 1.219
Table 4: Hematological indices in various groups of rats after DFX+DFP administration (Results are present as arithmetic means ± SEM, Significant at p<0.05 when compared with control).