Table 1

Significant laboratory values on the day of admission

StudyPatient's valuesNormal values
RBC/HPF, red blood cells/high power field; ANA, antinuclear antibody.
Haemoglobin (g/l)114135–175
White blood cell count (×106/l)140003.4–10
Platelet count (×109/l)1300.15–420
Complement C3 (mg/l)400880–2030
Complement C4 (mg/l)<100160–470
Serum creatinine (μmol/l)8870–110
Alkaline phosphatase (U/l)9935–105
Aspartate aminotransferase (U/l)4011–32
Alanine aminotransferase (U/l)395–30
Lactate dehydrogenase (U/l)176110–205
Total bilirubin (μmol/l)384–20
Albumin (g/l)1536–52
Urine analysis (RBC/HPF)200–3
ANA titre1/40<1/40