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Extraintestinal Salmonellosis in the Immunocompromised: An Unusual Case of Pyomyositis

Table 1

Initial blood test results.
(a)

TestResultsUnitReference interval

White blood cell7×109/L3.40–9.60
Red blood cells3.06×1012/L3.70–9.60
Haemoglobin10.9g/dL10.9–15.1
Mean cell volume105.6fL80.0–95.0
Mean corpuscular haemoglobin35.6pg27.0–33.0
Mean corpuscular haemoglobin Concentration33.7g/dL32.0–36.0
Haematocrit32.3%32.7–44.4
Platelets941×109/L132–372
Mean platelet volume11.7fL8.7–12.2
Red cell distribution width17.8%11.4–14.8
Sodium135mmol/L135–145
Potassium4.0mmol/L3.5–5.0
Chloride99mmol/L95–110
Carbon dioxide23mmol/L22–31
Creatinine113umol/L50–90
Urea7.3mmol/L2.0–6.5
Glucose8.6mmol/L4.0–7.8
Albumin38g/L38–48
Bilirubin, total2umol/L5–30
Bilirubin, conjugated1umol/L0–5
Aspartate aminotransferase40U/L10–50
Alanine aminotransferase35U/L10–70
Alkaline phosphatase99U/L40–130
Lactate dehydrogenase693U/L250–580
Calcium, total2.30mmol/L2.15–2.55
C-reactive protein125mg/L0–10

(b)

Blood cultureDrugs SusceptibilityMIC

Blood culture grew Salmonella Group CAmpicillinSensitive ≤2 mg/L
CeftriaxoneSensitive
CiprofloxacinResistant0.500 mg/L
CotrimoxazoleSensitive40.00 mg/L

(c)

Stool cultureDrugsSusceptibilityMIC

Stool culture grew Salmonella Group CAmpicillinSensitive ≤2 mg/L
CeftriaxoneSensitive
CiprofloxacinResistant0.380 mg/L
CotrimoxazoleSensitive ≤20 mg/L

(d)

Stool cultureDrugsSusceptibilityMIC

Stool culture grew Salmonella Group BAmpicillinResistant ≥32 mg/L
CeftriaxoneResistant>256.000
CiprofloxacinSensitive0.008
CotrimoxazoleSensitive ≤20 mg/L
Azithromycinsensitive4.000

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