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Table 1 Characterization of synovial fluid

From: Recurrent pseudogout after therapy with immune checkpoint inhibitors: a case report with immunoprofiling of synovial fluid at each flare

  1st flare 2nd flare 3rd flare
White blood cells (cells/μL) 6715 18,000 12,130
Lymphocytes (%) 17 4 2
Neutrophil (%) 72 75 92
Histiocytes (%) 11 21 5
Bacteria culture negative negative negative
Fungal culture negative n/a n/a
AFB culture negative n/a n/a
Crystals Intra and extracellular CPPD Intra and extracellular CPPD Intra and extracellular CPPD
  1. AFB acid-fast bacilli, n/a not available, CPPD Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate