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Table 1 Total and differential cell counts in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (cells/ml).

From: Protective effects of aerobic exercise on acute lung injury induced by LPS in mice

  Control Exercise LPS Exercise+LPS P
total cells 1.35 ± 1.71 1.30 ± 2.01 8.73 ± 3.08a 7.30 ± 0.68 <0.001
neutrophils 0.04 ± 0.04 0.04 ± 0.05 7.28 ± 1.56a 6.00 ± 3.02 <0.001
lymphocytes 0.04 ± 0.07 0.02 ± 0.02 0.15 ± 0.14 0.16 ± 0.20 ns
macrophages 1.11 ± 0.50 1.00 ± 0.60 1.12 ± 0.60 0.86 ± 0.60 ns
eosinophils 0.02 ± 0.04 0 0.01 ± 0.03 0.04 ± 0.05 ns
  1. a indicates the significant effect of LPS in increasing cell counts; values are expressed as the means ± SD. LPS, lipopolysaccharide; ns, non-significant.