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Table 1 Patient’s laboratory findings at his previous discharge (performed at our hospital) 10 days before his present admission (first column), and during his current 3-day hospitalization

From: Fatal Streptococcus pseudoporcinus disseminated infection in decompensated liver cirrhosis: a case report

Laboratory value (normal) 10 Days
before admission
Day 1
Admission
Day 2 Day 3
Blood/serum parameters     
WBC (< 12,400/μL) 6710 14,070 11,960 12,800
Neut/lymph % 79.8/9.1 93.8/1.9 91/3.3 90.3/2.8
Hct (%)/Hb (g/dL) 27.3/9.1 30.2/9.9 28/9.5 27.2/9.1
PLT (>150,000/μL) 168,000 215,000 239,000 227,000
Urea (< 55)/Creat (< 1.2) mg/dL 58/0.8 134/4.6 163/5.4 174/5.9
Sodium > 136/potassium < 5.1 mmol/L 129/4.4 121/5.5 117/6.5 124/5.6
AST (< 34)/ALT (< 55) U/L 241/161 657/351 2071/1002 4812/1774
LDH (< 220 U/L) 290 758 2321 7683
ALP (< 150)/γ-GT (< 64)U/L 148/171 160/172 154/147 233/132
TBIL (< 1.2)/DBIL (mg/dL) 10.48/6.92 13.5/9.38 16.9/11.3 19.8/13.2
TP (> 6.4)/Alb (> 3.5) g/dL 6.9/3.3 7.3/3.3 6.8/3.1 ND
PT (< 14 sec)/INR 14.6/1.3 20/1.8 21.1/2.0 40.6/4.1
CRP (< 5 mg/L) 37.3 118.7 134.4 132.2
Blood gas analysis     
pH/HCO3mmol/L 7.43/22.1 7.35/16.7 7.33/15.0 7.02/8.1
FiO2/SatO2% 0.21/97 0.21/96 0.21/98 0.50/98.5
PO2/PCO2mmHg 89/30 83/25 76/22 94/31
Lactate acid (< 1.8 mmol/L) 1.0 4.0 4.1 9.4
Ascitic fluid     
WBC count/μL 80 5920 ND 3680
Neut/lymph% ND 60/30   80/10
Glu/LDH 130/<90 85/96   ND
TP/Alb g/dL 1.2/0.6 1.9/1.0   ND
  1. WBC white blood cells, Neut/lymph neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, Hct hematocrit, Hb hemoglobin, PLT platelets, Creat creatinine, AST aspartate transaminase, ALT alanine aminotransferase, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, ALP alkaline phosphatase, γ-GT γ-glutamyltransferase, TBIL total bilirubin, DBIL direct bilirubin, TP total proteins, PT prothrombin time, CRP C-reactive protein, FiO2 fraction of inspired oxygen, SatO2 oxygen saturation, PO2 partial pressure of oxygen PCO2 partial pressure of carbon dioxide, Glu glutamate, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, Alb albumin, ND not done