TABLE 2:

Selected data for the 30 confirmed cases

At presentationLast available result
ParameterMedianRangeMedianRangeReference interval
Haematocrit (%)43.9 (n=28)26.0–65.334.3 (n=23)7.7–55.837–55%
Platelet count (×109/l)78 (n=26)1–40150 (n=20)9–411175–500×109/l
Neutrophil count (×109/l)11.6 (n=27)5.19–37.9010.8 (n=20)4.49–33.92.8–10.5×109/l
Urea (mmol/l)46.4 (n=30)3.6–85.148.19 (n=25)17.3–113.82.0–9.0 mmol/l
Creatinine (µmol/l)406.5 (n=30)71–900527.0 (n=25)209.0–1171.040–106 µmol/l (13 dogs)
44–159 µmol/l (16 dogs)
Phosphate (mmol/l)3.12 (n=26)1.28–6.203.54 (n=19)2.01–5.500.8–1.6 mmol/l (14 dogs)
0.81–2.20 mmol/l (12 dogs)
ALT (U/L)119 (n=25)48–95092 (n=21)39–12600–25 U/L (10 dogs)
10–100 U/L (15 dogs)
ALKP (U/L)91.5 (n=28)16–65063 (n=23)16–13950–50 U/L (11 dogs)
23–212 U/L (17 dogs)
Total bilirubin (µmol/l)12.0 (n=27)0–33811.3 (n=18)5.0–640.00–15 µmol/l
AST (U/L)76.5 (n=6)51–473112 (n=5)57–11790–49 U/L
CK (U/L)206 (n=8)112–881235 (n=7)106–9630–190 U/L
Albumin (g/l)27 (n=27)14–3623 (n=23)14–3426–40 g/l
Globulin (g/l)33 (n=25)22–5825 (n=15)18–4720–47 g/l
Sodium (mmol/l)144 (n=18)139–152147 (n=15)136–157139–154 mmol/l
Potassium (mmol/l)4.2 (n=18)2.8–5.34.5 (n=15)2.6–6.73.5–5.8 mmol/l
Prothrombin time (seconds)14 (n=8)4–19No further results available12–17 seconds
Activated partial thromboplastin time (seconds)96.5 (n=8)12–143No further results available71–102 seconds
Urine specific gravity1.020 (n=16)1.005–>1.050No further results available
Urine protein: creatinine ratio5.6 (n=11)1.35–16.58No further results available<0.5
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)176 (n=11)102–280174 (n=9)110–290100–150 mmHg