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Table 1 Blood parameters

From: Human astrovirus infection associated with encephalitis in an immunocompetent child: a case report

Complete blood countReference rangeDay of admissionDay 3
 Leukocytes6.2–15 × 103/μl5.9 × 103/μl4.6 × 103/μl
 Erythrocytes4.1–5.0 × 1012/μl4.3 × 1012/μl4.17 × 1012/μl
 Hemoglobin10.3–12.4 g/l12.0 g/l11.8 g/l
 Hematocrit26–37%36%33%
 MCV81–99 fl82 fl80 fl
 MCH23–28 pg/cell28 pg/cell28 pg/cell
 MCHC32–36 g/dl33.8 g/dl35.5 g/dl
 Thrombocytes130–450 × 103/μl267 × 103/μl255 × 103/μl
 Normoblasts % 0.1% 
 Neutrophils %21–67%50% 
 Lymphocytes %20–64%35% 
 Monocytes %5–11%14% 
 Eosinophils %0–4%1% 
 Basophils %0–1%0% 
Chemistry panelReference rangeDay of admissionDay 3
 Urea17–43 mg/dl33 mg/dl11 mg/dl
 Creatinine0.6–1.1 mg/dl0.44 mg/dl0.37 U/l
 CK< 247 U/l 75 U/l
 GOT< 82 U/l75 U/l49 U/l
 GPT< 30 U/l17 U/l15 U/l
 LDH< 300 U/l 241 U/l
 CRP< 0.5 mg/dl< 0.2 mg/dl< 0.2 mg/dl
 Ammonia16–53 μmol/l34.9 μmol/l41.6 μmol/l
 Magnesium0.77–1.03 mmol/l 0.77 mmol/l
 Potassium3.4–4.5 mmol/l4.0 mmol/l4.3 mmol/l
 Sodium136–146 mmol/l143 mmol/l141 mmol/l
 Calcium1.15–1.29 mmol/l1.27 mmol/l1.22 mmol/l
 Glucose70–105 mg/dl74 mmol/l87 mmol/l
 Chloride98–106 mmol/l108 mmol/l104 mmol/l
 HbA1c%< 6%4.8% 
 Cortisol6.7–22.6 μg/dl22.3 μg/dl 
 ACTH4.7–48.8 pg/ml15.8 pg/ml 
  1. ACTH adrenocorticotropic hormone, CK creatine kinase, CRP C-reactive protein, GOT glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase, GPT glutamate-pyruvate transaminase, HbA1c glycated hemoglobin, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, MCH mean corpuscular hemoglobin, MCHC mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration, MCV mean corpuscular volume