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Table 2 Distribution of confirmed cases of leptospirosis by laboratory measure and complications (acute renal failure or myocarditis)

From: Predictors of the development of myocarditis or acute renal failure in patients with leptospirosis: An observational study

Laboratory measure Complications (acute renal failure or myocarditis) Significance1
  No Yes  
  Median IQR Median IQR p
Hb (g/L) 12 12-13 11 11-12 .017*
PCV (%) 38 36-42 36 28-37 .041*
WBC (109) 8 6-10 11 10-17 .001*
Bilirubin (mic mol/L) 50 14-80 159 50-400 .086
PLC (109) 175 115-220 74 60-190 .037*
BU (mmol/L) 5 4-10 14 5-26 .017*
K (mmol/L) 4 4-5 4 4-5 .755
Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.80 0.60-1.20 2.80 .00-4.00 .0001*
  1. IQR - Inter quartile range, 1 Based on Mann-Whitney U test
  2. *Significant