What is the normal value of the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio?

@inproceedings{Forget2016WhatIT,
  title={What is the normal value of the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio?},
  author={Patrice Forget and C{\'e}line Khalifa and Jean-Philippe Defour and Dominique Latinne and Marie-C{\'e}cile Van Pel and Marc F De Kock},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2016}
}
Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has proven its prognostic value in cardiovascular diseases, infections, inflammatory diseases and in several types of cancers. However, no cut-off has been proposed on the basis of reference values coming from healthy population. Routine blood samples were obtained (n = 413) from workers (age: median 38, range: 21–66 years) involved in a health care prevention program, to determine means, standard deviations (SDs), 95% confidence intervals (95% CI… CONTINUE READING

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