Journal of Tropical Medicine / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Clinical, Laboratory, and Management Profile in Patients of Liver Abscess from Northern India

Table 2

Laboratory investigations: all parameters, particularly those related to liver were deranged in good percentage of patients. Sepsis indicators like raised TLC and low albumin were present in more than three-fourths of patients.

ParametersMean ± SD Out of range cut off Out of range percentage

ESR44 ± 28 mm 1st hr>20 mm in 1st hour72%
Hb %11.2 ± 1.9 gm/dL<11 gm/dL40.5%
TLC19,100 ± 9104/ L>11000/ L82%
INR1.37 ± 0.25>1.275%
Bilirubin1.55 ± 2.18 mg/dL>1.2 mg/dL27%
SGOT83 ± 137 IU/L>50 IU/L47%
SGPT62 ± 67 IU/L>50 IU/L42%
Alkaline phosphatase622 ± 446 IU/L300 IU/L79%
Albumin3.0 ± 0.56 g/dL<3.5 g/dL82%
Urea40 ± 36.8 mg/dL>45 mg/dL27%
Calcium8.21 ± 0.8 mg/dL<8 mg/dL35%

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