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09 December 2020: Articles

Propylthiouracil-Induced Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody Vasculitis Presenting with Red Eye Followed by Pulmonary Hemorrhage: Diagnostic and Management Considerations

Challenging differential diagnosis, Rare disease, Adverse events of drug therapy

Marjan Alidoost E , Jennifer Cheng E , Deborah R. Alpert A*

DOI: 10.12659/AJCR.925200

Am J Case Rep 2020; 21:e925200

Table 1. Laboratory evaluations. Baseline laboratory values are from 2 months prior to admission.

Laboratory measureAdmission valuesBaseline valuesReference range/units
Sodium139 mmol/L137 mmol/L136–145 mmol/L
Potassium3.9 mmol/L4.3 mmol/L3.5–5.5 mmol/L
Chloride103 mmol/L104 mmol/L96–110 mmol/L
Bicarbonate27 mmol/L27 mmol/L24–31 mmol/L
Blood urea nitrogen9 mg/dL10 mg/dL5–25 mg/dL
Creatinine0.76 mg/dL0.45 mg/dL0.61–1.24 mg/dL
Glomerular filtration rate>60 mL/min>60 mL/min>60 mL/min
Hemoglobin6.1 gm/dL12.2 gm/dL13.2–17.5 gm/dL
White blood cell (WBC) count9.9 K/uL7.2 K/uL4.5–11.0 K/uL
WBC differentialNormalNormalNormal
Platelets492 K/uL287 K/uL140–450 K/uL
ESR111 mm/hN/A0–20 mm/h
CRP12.05 mg/dLN/A0–0.744 mg/dL
TSH0.022 iU/mL0.329 iU/mL0.3–4.5 iU/mL
Free T40.93 ng/dL1.0 ng/dL0.5–1.6 ng/dL
LDH190 iU/LN/A91–200 iU/L

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