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wvc F&E Lab values

wvc F&E Lab values from Iggy

Arterial pH 7.35 - 7.45
Arterial paCO2 35-45mm Hg (increased: respiratory acidosis, emphysema, pneumonia, cardiac failure, respiratory depression///decreased: respiratory alkalosis, excessive ventilation, diarrhea)
Arterial paO2 80 - 100
Arterial HCO3 21 - 28 (increased: Bicarbonate therapy, metabolic alkalosis ////decreased: metabolic acidosis, diarrhea, pancreatitis)
BUN 7 - 20 mg/dl (affected by body fluid levels)
Creatinine 0.5 - 1.4(mg/dl) (kidney function)
Calcium 9.0 – 10.5 mg/dL
Chloride 98 - 106 mEq/L
Magnesium 1.3 - 2.1 mEq/L
Phosphate 3.0 - 4.5 mg/dL
Potassium 3.5 - 5.0 mEq/L
Sodium 135 - 145 mEq/L
Osmolality 285 - 310 mOsm/kg
Protein 6-8 G/dL
Albumin 3.5-5 g/dL
Urine Specific Gravity 1.010-1.025
Urine pH 4.5-8.0 pH
ALT (alanine aminotransferase) 7-56 units (increased= liver disease; hepatitis; cirrhosis)
AST (aspartate aminotransferase) 7-35 units (increased= liver disease; hepatitis; cirrhosis)
total bilirubin 0.1-1.0 (increased= hemolysis; biliary obstruction; hepatic damage)
ammonia 11-35 (increased= hepatic disease; cirrhosis)
serum amylase 50 – 150 U/dL (increased= acute pancreatitis)
serum lipase 10 – 140 U/L (increased= acute pancreatitis)
cholesterol greater than 200 (increased could indicate pancreatitis or biliary obstruction)
HCT Males 42%-52 ...Possible critical values <15% or > 60%
HCT Females 37%- 47% ...Possible critical values <15% or > 60%
Hgb Male 14-18 g/ dl ....possible critical values <5 g/dl or >20 g/dl
Hgb Female 12-16 g/dl ....possible critical values <5 g/dl or >20 g/dl
Platelet count 150,000- 400,000 ....possible critical value <50,000 or > 1,000,000
lithium 0.6-1.2
Red blood cells (RBC) Males 4.6-6.2 mil/mm3
Red blood cells (RBC) Females 4.2-5.4 mil/mm3
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) <20 mm/hr (increased in inflammation, chronic renal failure, bacterial infection, malignant diseases, severe anemias.
Bleeding time 4-7 min
Prothrombin time (PT)/ INR 11-14 sec/ 0.8-1.1 (in normal pt.) In a PT that is anti-coagulated....1.5-2 x control vlaue or INR of 2.0-3.0 mechical valve 3.0-4.0 depends on patient needs.. Increased in cirrhosis, Hep, vit K deficiency, bile-duct obstruction, DIC, huge transfus
Partial thromboplastin time (aPTT or PTT) aPTT<40sec//PTT <70 1.5-2.5 x control in anti-coagulated. increased in heparin use, vit K deficiency, cirrhosis, hemophilia or other clotting disorders, bile obstruction
Ammonia 11-35 umol/L
therapeutic Digoxin level 0.8-2.0 ng/mL
Therapeutic Lithium level 0.6-1.2 mEq/L
Four negatives in Urine Glucose, RBC, WBC, Albumin
cholesterol (HDL) 30 – 75 mg/dL
cholesterol (LDL) Less than 130 mg/dL desirable
triglycerides (Male) Greater than 40 – 170 mg/dL
triglycerides (Female) Greater than 35 – 135 mg/dL
Created by: wvc