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Table 1 Important laboratory results from admission to discharge

From: “Fixing a heart”: the game of electrolytes in anorexia nervosa

  On Admission Day 2 On discharge (day 10)
Sodium (137–145 mmol/l) 133 130 132
Potassium (3.5-5.1 mmol/l) 2.7 3.4 3.6
Phosphorus (2.5-4.5 mg/dl) 3.5 2.1 3.4
Urea Nitrogen (7–17 mg/dl) 37 13 15
Creatinine (0.52-1.04 mg/dl) 0.6 0.3 0.3
Calcium (8.4-10.3 mg/dl) 7.9 6.7 7.8
Glucose (74–106 mg/dl) 31 73 65
AST (15–46 u/l) 1386 2833 537
ALT (13–69 u/l) 1208 2114 1050
Alkaline Phosphatase (38–126 u/l) 378 471 47
PT (11.8-14.5 sec) 22 23.1 15.3
INR (0/9-1.1) 1.9 2.1 1.2
PTT (25–36.6 sec) 36.1 26.6 34.4
Magnesium (1.6-2.3 mg/dl) 1.9 1.6 1.8
Hemoglobin (12–16 g/dl) 13.5 7.7 7.4
WBC count (4.5-10.8 K/ul) 3.1 1 1.9
Platelets (150–450 K/ul) 83 21 67