Table 1

Initial baseline laboratory workup and investigations

Laboratory investigations at admission
Complete blood count
 Haemoglobin114 g/L
 Haematocrit36.40%
 White cell count6.3×109/L
 Neutrophils71%
 Lymphocytes21.50%
 Platelets340×109/L
Biochemical analysis
 Blood urea nitrogen13 mg/dL
 Creatinine1.5 mg/dL
 Glomerular filtration rate37.11 mL/min/1.73 m2
 Sodium138 mEq/L
 Potassium3.9 mEq/L
 Chloride101 mEq/L
 Bicarbonate20.4 mEq/L
 Magnesium2.5 mg/dL
 Calcium9.1 mg/dL
Liver function tests
 Total bilirubin0.4 mg/dL
 Direct bilirubin0.1 mg/dL
 Indirect bilirubin0.3 mg/dL
 Gamma-glutamyl transferase61 IU/L
 Alanine aminotransferase14 IU/L
 Alkaline phosphatase86 IU/L
 Aspartate aminotransferase12 IU/L
Inflammatory markers
 C-reactive protein39.17
 Lactate dehydrogenase228 IU/L
 Ferritin70.2 ng/mL
 D-dimer1.0 mg/L FEU
 Procalcitonin0.08 ng/mL
Coagulation profile
 Prothrombin time10.1 s
 International Normalized ratio1
 Partial thromboplastin time27 s
Arterial blood gas
 pH7.39
 PCO232.7 mm Hg
 PO253.4 mm Hg
 Bicarbonate19.2 mEq/L
 Base excessNegative 4.7 mEq/L
 O2 saturation86.40%
 Lactic acid5.6 mmol/L
 Creatinine phosphokinase levels623 IU/L
 Troponin I0.006 ng/mL
 Blood cultureNo growth
 Serum glucose310 mg/dL
Urine detailed report
 ColourYellow
 AppearanceClear
 Specific gravity1.015
 pH6
 ProteinNegative
 GlucoseNegative
 KetonesNegative
 Haemoglobin150/μL (+4)
 NitriteNegative
 Leucocyte esteraseNegative
 BacteriaNil
 COVID-19 nasopharyngeal swabPositive