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Table 2 Co-morbidities and laboratory characteristics of asthma patients

From: Differential expression of CCR2 and CX3CR1 on CD16+ monocyte subsets is associated with asthma severity

Co-morbidities Mild, n = 22 (%) Moderate, n = 32 (%) Severe, n = 22 (%)
Allergic rhinitis
 Yes 1 (4.5) 14 (43.75) 18 (81.81)
 No 21 (95.45) 18 (56.25) 4 (18.19)
Hypertension
 Yes 0 7 (21.88) 11 (50)
 No   25 (78.12) 11 (50)
Diabetes mellitus
 Yes 0 7 (21.88) 5 (22.73)
 No   25 (78.12) 17 (77.27)
Obesity
 Yes 1 (4.5) 3 (9.38) 4 (18.19)
 No 21 (95.45) 29 (90.62) 18 (81.81)
GERD
 Yes 0 11 (34.38) 7 (31.82)
 No   21 (65.62) 15 (68.18)
Laboratory characteristics
 Total IgEa 32 (100) 0–100 8 (36.4) > 100
    9 (40.9) > 300
    5 (22.7) 500–700
 % Eosinophilb 22 (100) 0–6 32 (100) 6.2–11 22 (100) 7.4–14
 # Eosinophilc 22 (100) 0.2–0.8 32 (100) 9–1.23 22 (100) 1.1–1.5
 % Neutrophild 22 (100) 40–75 28 (87.5) 40–75 20 (90.9) 40–75
2 (6.25) > 75 1 (4.55) > 75
2 (6.25) < 40 1 (4.55) < 40
 # Neutrophile 22 (100) 2–7.5 28 (87.5) 2–7.5 21 (95.45) 2–7.5
2 (6.25) > 7.5 1 (4.55) < 2
2 (6.25) < 2  
 % Lymphocytef 22 (100) 20–45 26 (81.25) 20–45 18 (81.81) 20–45
1 (3.13) > 45 1 (4.55) > 45
5 (15.62) < 20 3 (13.64) < 20
 # Lymphocyteg 22 (100) 1–5 30 (93.75) 1–5 20 (90.9) 1–5
2 (6.25) < 1 1 (4.55) > 5
  1 (4.55) < 1
 % Monocyteh 22 (100) 3–9 25 (78.13) 3–9 17 (77.27) 3–9
7 (21.87) > 9 5 (22.73) > 9
 # Monocytei 22 (100) 0.2–0.8 28 (87.5) 0.2–0.8 21 (95.45) 0.2–0.8
4 (12.5) > 0.8 1 (4.55) < 0.8
  1. Data are presented in the form of numbers or percentage (%)
  2. n number of patients; Percentage of number of patients is shown in parentheses. GERD gastroesophageal reflux disease
  3. “–” was not measured for mild asthma patients
  4. aTotal IgE normal range, 0–100 Ku/l
  5. bEosinophil percentage of leukocyte count normal range, 0–6%
  6. cEosinophil count normal range, 0.2–0.8 × 109/l
  7. dNeutrophil percentage normal range, 40–75
  8. eNeutrophil count normal range, 2–7.5 × 109/l
  9. fLymphocyte percentage normal range, 20–45
  10. gLymphocyte count normal range, 1–5 × 109/l
  11. hMonocyte percentage normal range, (3–9)
  12. iMonocyte count normal range 0.2–0.8 × 109/l