The total WBC and differential counts were in range except for the heterophils
, eosinophils, and monocytes.
Mature eosinophils as well as heterophils
Decline in % of Heterophils
and eosinophils with advancing age among nestling and adults have been reported .
Total leukocyte counts, heterophils
, monocyte, eosinophil and basophil significantly decreased while lymphocyte population was significantly increased in birds of all treated groups.
All treatment levels of garlic and yogurt showed an increase in Heterophil
population at different days of interval, however g3 garlic group showed a significant improvement (P less than 0.
In the present study, all clinical blood parameters except hematocrit, CPK, lymphocyte cell count, heterophil
cell count, and AST were rejected from the stepwise regression model ([r.
A rapid Group A streptococcal antigen test and slide heterophil
antibody assay were negative on October 6.
antibodies remain a problem for the immunoassay laboratory.
Infectious-mononucleosis-like disease with negative heterophil
agglutination test: clinical features in relation to Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus antibodies.
01, n = 82; Table 5), due primarily to a correlation between heterophil
level and parasitemia (r = 0.
Hoagland's criteria (clinical illness compatible with IM, demonstration of relative and absolute lymphocytosis, more than 20% atypical lymphocytes, and positive serology for heterophil
antibody) were accepted for establishing the diagnosis.
05) lower heterophil
number and significantly (P<0.
granulocyte to lymphocyte ratio has been previously used as an indicator of stress , and McFarlane and Curtis  reported that the heterophil
granulocyte to lymphocyte ratio in chickens was raised during HS conditions.
Results showed that the heterophil
cells were the highest values of leukocytes, followed by lymphocytes.
Age dependent phagocytosis and bactericidal activities of the chicken heterophil