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Table 1 Laboratory data at hospital admission

From: Streptococcal toxic-shock syndrome due to Streptococcus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis in breast cancer-related lymphedema: a case report

WBCs 900 /μL Total protein 5.4 g/dL
 Metamyelocytes 6 % Albumin 3.6 g/dL
 Band neutrophils 37 % Na 137 mEq/L
 Segmental neutrophils 26 % K 3.5 mEq/L
 Lymphocytes 25 % Cl 109 mEq/L
Hemoglobin 11.5 g/dL PT-INR 1.7  
Platelets 7.8 ×104/μL APTT 48.5 sec
    FDP 53.7 μg/mL
Procalcitonin 8.37 ng/mL    
CRP 1.3 mg/dL    
    Arterial blood gasa
CK 92 IU/L pH 7.46  
LDH 200 U/L PaCO2 30.1 mmHg
AST 24 IU/L PaO2 124 mmHg
ALT 13 IU/L HCO3 - 21 mmol/L
Total bilirubin 0.8 mg/dL BE −1.7 mmol/L
Blood urea nitrogen 20 mg/dL Lactate 2.4 mmol/L
Creatinine 0.61 mg/dL Glucose 156 mg/dL
  1. aArterial blood gas was obtained at FiO2 30%
  2. ALT alanine aminotransferase, APTT activated partial thromboplastin time, AST aspartate aminotransferase, BE base excess, CK creatine kinase, CRP C-reactive protein, FDP fibrocyte-derived protein, FiO 2 fraction of inspired oxygen, HCO 3 -  hydrogencarbonate, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, PaCO 2 partial pressure of carbon dioxide in arterial blood, PaO 2 partial pressure of oxygen in arterial blood, PT-INR prothrombin time/international normalized ratio, WBC white blood cell count