Table 1.

Laboratory Values on Admission and at Discharge

Test NameAdmissionDischargeUnits
Blood count
 White count7.310.7103/mm3
 Neutrophil band16%0%
Arterial blood gas
 Partial pressure of
 carbon dioxide,
35mm Hg
 Partial pressure of
oxygen, arterial
42mm Hg
 Base deficit−12.5mmol/L
Blood chemistry
 Carbon dioxide1225mmol/L
 Bloood urea nitrogen22mg/dL
 Phosphorus28.5 5.7mg/dL
 Calcium2.4 9.4mg/dL
 Magnesium1 2.3mg/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.