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Table 2 Results of blood chemistry tests

From: Progressive painless lower limbs weakness in a dialyzed patient: undiagnosed tertiary syphilis: a case report

Variable Patient Normal range
Glucose (mmol/l) 7.1 3.1 - 6.4
HbA1c (%) 6.4 < 7 in diabetic patients
Urea nitrogen (mmol/l) 21.9 1.7 - 8.3
Creatinine (umol/l) 501 < 106
Calcium (mmo/l) 2.03 2.15 - 2.55
Phosphorus (mmol/l) 1.38 0.87 - 1.45
Sodium (mmol/l) 138 136 - 145
Potassium (mmo/l) 4.6 3.5 - 5.1
Chloride (mmol/l) 99 95 - 105
Carbon dioxide (mmol/l) 18 23 - 29
Total Bilirubin (umol/l) 10 < 22
Alanine aminotranferase 14 < 41 UI/l
Aspartate aminotransferase 46 < 37 UI/l
Alkaline phosphatise 902 < 270 UI/l
Gamma glutamyl transferase 476 < 49 UI/l
Lactate dehydrogenase 417 < 480 UI/l
Amylase 173 < 220 UI/l
Creatine kinase 113 < 190 UI/l
Lactic acid (mmol/l) 0.76 < 2
Iron (umol/l) 16.5 10.7 - 32
Iron binding capacity(umol/l) 46 45 - 72
Transferrin saturation coefficient (%) 0.36 0.15 - 40
Ferritin (ng/ml) 898.5 30 - 240
Ammonia (umol/l) 88 16 - 60
Plasma osmolarity (moSm/l) 315 275 - 305
Uric acid (umol/l) 276 < 420
  1. Mmol/l = millimol per litre, ╬╝mol/l = micromol per litre, mosm/l = milliosmol per litre, ng/ml = nanogram per millilitre