Table 1: Progression of the patient’s electrolyte derangements.

Patient dispositionPotassium (mg/dL)Phosphorus (mg/dL)Ionized calcium (mmol/L)Uric acid (mg/dL)Creatinine (mg/dL)Bicarbonate (mg/dL)LDH (mg/dL)Lactate (mmol/L)

Admission to community hospital3.23.6N/AN/A128.27743.8
Prior to transfer to tertiary care center6.29.8N/A15.12.319.4N/A2.3
Admission to tertiary care center6.29.8115.139N/A11.1
On ICU admission6.511.51.0716.12.81412435.5
Prior to death4.36.51.1472.31710665