Table 1

Baseline laboratory investigations

ResultNormal third trimester values22
Hb (g/L)12895–150
WCC (×109/L)6.65.6–16.9
Neutrophils (×109/L)5.213.9–13.1
Lymphocytes (×109/L)1.161.0–3.6
Platelets (×x109/L)157146–429
Creatinine (µmol/L)5335–80
ALT (U/L)5712–25
Albumin (g/L)3823–42
Total bilirubin (µmol/L)131.7–18.8
CRP (mg/L)600.4–8.1
  • Abnormal results highlighted in bold.

  • ALT, alanine transaminase; CRP, C reactive protein; Hb, haemoglobin; WCC, white cell count.