Table 1.

Laboratory Values on Admission and at Discharge

Test NameAdmissionDischargeUnits
Blood count
 White count7.310.7103/mm3
 Hemoglobin6.312.4g/dL
 Hematocrit18.8%37.4
 Platelet252282103/mm3
Differential
 Granulocyte3%31%
 Lymphocyte74%42%
 Monocyte6%16%
 Neutrophil band16%0%
Arterial blood gas
 Ph7.23
 Partial pressure of
 carbon dioxide,
 arterial
35mm Hg
 Partial pressure of
oxygen, arterial
42mm Hg
 HCO314mmol/L
 Base deficit−12.5mmol/L
Blood chemistry
 Sodium145140mmol/L
 Potassium3.24.6mmol/L
 Chloride102112mmol/L
 Carbon dioxide1225mmol/L
 Bloood urea nitrogen22mg/dL
 Creatinine.5.3mg/dL
 Phosphorus28.5 5.7mg/dL
 Calcium2.4 9.4mg/dL
 Magnesium1 2.3mg/dL
 Albumin1.83.1g/dL
 Alkaline phosphatase126229U/L
  • * Normal range is 2.5 to 4.5 mg/dL.

  • Normal range is 8.4 to 10.2 mg/dL.

  • Normal range is 1.7 to 2.2 mg/dL.