Table 3

Acute phase reactants and coagulation markers

Laboratory values, mean (SD)Reference rangeMean (SD)Peak, meanNo HC, mean (SD)
n=14
HC, mean (SD)
n=7
P value
Prothrombin time, seconds9.8–12.012.7 (1.9)18.712.6 (1.6)13.0 (2.5)0.6
Partial thromboplastin time, seconds25.0–32.036.3 (7.7)53.335.5 (8.4)38.1 (6.5)0.5
INR1.2 (0.2)1.851.1 (0.1)1.2 (0.3)0.4
Platelet count, k/mm3160–410181.2 (56.8)336.8178.9 (45.6)185.7 (78.9)0.8
D-dimer, mg/L<0.5910.8 (6.4)24.710.9 (5.6)10.4 (8.4)0.8
Ferritin, µg/L18.0–370.01743.1 (1568.4)5268.91396.9 (1313.1)2435.5 (1904.1)0.1
C-reactive protein, mg/dL0.00–0.5013.4 (26.3)26.812.7 (6.5)14.7 (6.5)0.5
LDH, U/L125–220469.6 (175.1)874.9440.3 (141.8)528.2 (229.4)0.3
Fibrinogen, mg/dL180–400406.3 (162.0)732.1360.8 (126.3)474.5 (196.8)0.2
  • HC, hypercoagulopathic complications; INR, international normalized ratio; LDH, lactate dehydrogenase.