TABLE 1

Comparison of Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics (Median and IQR) at HUS Diagnosis of Patients Addressed to Early FI (Group B) and Controls (Group A)

Controls Group AVolume Expansion Group BP
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Gender (M/F)18/2017/21.82
Age (y)4.5 (1.5–7.1)3.5 (1.6–7.3).72
Wt (kg)17 (12.4–19.2)14.4 (11.1–23.7).69
Days of illness (before the HUS diagnosis)6 (4.75–8)4 (3–8).42
Blood pressure (mm Hg)
 Systolic110 (100–122)109.5 (103.5–119).91
 Diastolic70 (60–78)69.5 (60–74).35
Urea (mg/dL)122 (78–203)105.5 (56–142).12
sCr (mg/dL)2.0 (1.1–3.3)1.4 (0.7–2.1).04
White blood count (×109/L)13.4 (10.4–24.2)11.7 (8.6–18.1).26
Hb (g/dL)9.1 (7.8–11.2)9.9 (8.1–11).77
PTL (×103)67 (42–110)48 (32–87).15
Serum LDH (UI/mL)3756 (1722–5192)2460 (994–3800).01
Plasma albumin3.1 (2.7–3.5)3.2 (3–3.5).39
Serum uric acid8.7(6.7–11.1)8.6 (6.3–9.8).74
  • Hb, hemoglobin; PTL, platelet count.