Logo Medical Science Monitor

Call: +1.631.470.9640
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 02:00 pm EST

Contact Us

Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor

14 November 2021: Clinical Research

Clinical Features and Temporal Lung Radiographic Changes in 25 Patients Recovering from COVID-19 Pneumonia: A Retrospective Case-Control Study

Chao Hu 1ABCDEG , Jian Ping Zeng 2ACDFG* , Ke Peng 3ABCDF* , Hong Xia 4BCEF , Huan Ming Zhang 5BCDEF , Zhi Zhong 5BCDE , Ming Yan Jiang 1ABDFG*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.933381

Med Sci Monit 2021; 27:e933381

Table 2 Comparison of laboratory findings between patients with moderate and severe COVID-19 pneumonia.

Moderate (n=17)Severe (n=9)P
White blood cell count, ×10/L4.54±1.995.41±2.360.411
Neutrophil count, ×10/L2.47 (1.85–2.99)2.72 (2.66–3.04)0.136
Lymphocyte count, ×10/L1.21±0.630.81±0.280.725
Red blood cells, ×10/L127.06±22.94127.11±17.140.359
Platelet count, ×10/L181.67±83.07228.89±56.700.394
Alanine aminotransferase, U/L23.20±16.5322.7±12.960.358
Aspartate aminotransferase, U/L21.42±9.2722.7±12.960.701
Albumin, g/L41.90±4.5239.45±7.830.132
Globulin, g/L29.06±4.7528.66±4.930.759
Blood urea nitrogen3.18±1.344.88±1.720.548
Creatinine, μmol/L61.11±16.1981.33±22.910.471
Lactate dehydrogenase, U/L180.5 (153–199.75)210 (180.5–304)0.04
Creatine kinase, U/L66.44±29.78118.44±119.940.002
Potassium, mmol/L3.91±0.363.71±0.520.081
Sodium, mmol/L140.8±2.09134.7±6.520.048
D-dimer, mg/L0.35±0.250.73±0.560.008
Prothrombin times, s12.95±0.5912.48±0.640.708
Activated partial thromboplastin time, s39.43±2.9540.13±4.590.12
C-reactive protein6.35±6.6225.49±26.52
Lactic acid2.67±0.612.61±1.360.057
Procalcitonin17 (100%)6 (66.67%)
Serum ferritin405.83±199.30817.4±707.030.112

Your Privacy

We use cookies to ensure the functionality of our website, to personalize content and advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze our traffic. If you allow us to do so, we also inform our social media, advertising and analysis partners about your use of our website, You can decise for yourself which categories you you want to deny or allow. Please note that based on your settings not all functionalities of the site are available. View our privacy policy.

Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750
Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750