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Table 1 Summary of blood investigations

From: Cholangiocarcinoma presenting as hemobilia and recurrent iron-deficiency anemia: a case report

Variable 1st admission (with cholelithiasis)
Day 0
2nd admission
At 12 months
3rd admission
At 18 months
4th admission
At 19 months
Hemoglobin 11.0 7.6 5.5 4.7
Mean corpuscular volume 91.2 77.7 91.0 96
Ferritin - - 10 -
Albumin 30 33 27 23
Bilirubin 153 18 13 8
Alkaline phosphatase 778 394 256 270
Alanine aminotransferase 338 24 19 20
Intervention - ERCP + sphincterotomy
- Repeat ERCP normal
- Red cell transfusion - Red cell transfusion
- Parenteral iron
- OGD: Hemobilia
- CT: Cholangiocarcinoma
Right hemi-hepatectomy