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Table 2 Comparison of delta neutrophil index to other laboratory markers for predicting candidemia

From: Delta neutrophil index as a predictive and prognostic factor for Candidemia patients: a matched case-control study

Laboratory markerWith Candidemia
N = 70 (%)
Without Candidemia N = 70 (%)Total
N = 140 (%)
p
DNI (median, IQR)3.5 (2.3–5.4)1.3 (0.1–2.4)2.4 (0.9–4.0)< 0.001
DNI_48 (median, IQR)2.0 (0.5–3.3)1.0 (0.0–2.3)1.3 (1.0–2.6)0.004
Leukocytes, 103/uL (mean ± SD)11,087.6 ± 5898.89379.6 ± 3808.210,079.1 ± 5216.50.081
CRP, mg/L (median, IQR)82.0 (50.3–144)66.8 (29.6–10.5.8)74.5 (38.0–132.3)0.249
Procalcitonin, mg/dL (median, IQR)0.72 (0.29–1.91)0.34 (0.18–0.66)0.42 (0.19–1.43)0.025
Candia Score ≥ 317 (24.3)18 (25.7)35 (25.0)0.845
  1. DNI delta neutrophil index, IQR Interquartile ranges, SD Standard deviation, CRP C-reactive protein