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Table 2 Blood and urine biochemistry of the 33 measles patients admitted to the UMU THA, 2013–14

From: The 2013 measles outbreak in Sri Lanka: experience from a rural district and implications for measles elimination goals

  Mean ± SD
Haemoglobin (mg/dL) 13.4 ± 1.3
WCC (103/mm3) 6.1 ± 2.1
WCC range (103/μL) 2.3–13.3
Neutrophil (%) 80.7 ± 6.9
Neutrophil range (%) 61–94 %
Lymphocytes (%) 12.8 ± 6.2
Platelet count (103/ μL) 159 ± 50.2
Platelet count (<150 × 103/ μL) 17(51.5 %)
SGOT (IU/L) 138.1 ± 81.2
SGOT range (IU/L) 48–326
SGPT (IU/L) 137.6 ± 91.5
SGPT range (IU/L) 42–316
ESR (mm in first hour) 18.8 ± 9.1
CRP 26.8 ± 20.2
Proteinuria 12(36.3)
  1. WCC white cell count, SGOT serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase, SGPT serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase, ESR erythrocyte sedimentation rate, CRP C-reactive protein