Table 2.

Laboratory Values on Readmission

CaseBlood Glucose
mg/dL (mmol/L)
CSF Glucose
mg/dL (mmol/L)
Arterial Blood GasSerum Calcium
mg/dL (mmol/L)
Serum Bilirubin
mg/dL (μmol/L)
120  (1.1)43  (2.4)* pH 7.45, Pco 2 35, BE 06.2  (1.55)13.9  (239)
223  (1.3)20  (1.1)* pH 7.41, Pco 2 39, BE 18.3  (2.06)16.7  (285)
39  (0.5)52  (2.9)* pH 7.52, Pco 2 15, BD 107.9  (1.96)13.8  (236)
  • * CSF glucose levels 4, 1, and 24 hours later, respectively.