LAB VALUES

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    HEMATOLOGY VALUES
    Red Blood Cell Values
    RBC (Male) 4.2 - 5.6 M/μL
    RBC (Female) 3.8 - 5.1 M/μL
    RBC (Child) 3.5 - 5.0 M/μL
    White Blood Cell Values
    WBC (Male) 3.8 - 11.0 K / mm cubed
    WBC (Female) 3.8 - 11.0 K / mm cubed
    WBC (Child) 5.0 - 10.0 K / mm cubed
    Hemoglobin Values
    Hgb (Male) 14 - 18 g/dL
    Hgb (Female) 11 - 16 g/dL
    Hgb (child) 10 - 14 g/dL
    Hgb (Newborn) 15 - 25 g/dL
    Hematocrit Values
    Hct (Male) 39 - 54%
    Hct (Female) 34 - 47%
    Hct (Child) 30 - 42%
    MCV 78 - 98 fL
    MCH 27 - 35 pg
    MCHC 31 - 37%
    Neutrophils 50 - 81%
    Bands 1 - 5%
    Lymphocytes 14 - 44%
    Monocytes 2 - 6%
    Eosinophils 1 - 5%
    Basophils 0 - 1%
    Hematology Values
    CD4+ (normal % value) 31 - 63%
    CD4+ (absolute count) 416 - 1751/μL
    Red Cell Distribution Width
    (RDW)
    Coefficient of variation: 11.5 -
    14.5%, Standard deviation: 35 -
    47 fL
    Reticulocyte (adult) 0.5% - 1.5%
    Reticulocyte (infant) 0.5% - 3.1%
    Reticulocyte (newborn) 1.1% - 4.5%
    Polymorphonuclear WBC's
    (PMN) 35 - 80%
    CARDIAC MARKERS
    Troponin I
    0 - 0.1 ng/ml (onset: 4-6 hrs,
    peak: 12-24 hrs, return to
    normal: 4-7 days)
    Troponin T
    0 - 0.2 ng/ml (onset: 3-4 hrs,
    peak: 10-24 hrs, return to
    normal: 10-14 days)
    Myoglobin (Male)
    10 - 95 ng/ml (onset: 1-3 hrs,
    peak: 6-10 hrs, return to
    normal: 12-24 hrs)
    Myoglobin (Female)
    10 - 65 ng/ml (onset: 1-3 hrs,
    peak: 6-10 hrs, return to
    normal: 12-24 hrs)
    Troponin I
    0 - 0.1 ng/ml (onset: 4-6 hrs,
    peak: 12-24 hrs, return to
    normal: 4-7 days)
    Creatinine Kinase Index (CKIndex)
    0 - 3
    Creatinine Kinase-MB (CK-MB) 0 - 3 ng/ml
    Total Creatinine Kinase 38 - 120 ng/ml
    GENERAL CHEMISTRY
    Acetone 0.3 - 2.0 mg%
    Alanine Aminotransferase
    (ALT) 7 - 56 U/L
    Albumin 3.5 - 5.0 gm/dL
    Albumin (newborn) 2.9 - 5.5 gm/dL
    Albumin (child) 3.8 - 5.4 gm/dL
    Alkaline Phosphatase 32 - 110 U/L
    Anion gap 5 - 16 mEq/L
    Ammonia 11 - 35 μmol/L
    Amylase 50 - 150 U/dL
    Anti-streptolysin O Titer (ASO)
    (adult) <125
    Anti-streptolysin O Titer (ASO)
    (child) <250
    AST, SGOT (Male) 7 - 21 U/L
    AST, SGOT (Female) 6 - 18 U/L
    Bilirubin, Direct 0.0 - 0.4 mg/dL
    Bilirubin, Indirect total minus direct
    Bilirubin, Total 0.2 - 1.4 mg/dL
    BUN 6 - 23 mg/dL
    Calcium (total) 8 - 11 mg/dL
    Carbon dioxide 21 - 34 mEq/L
    Carbon monoxide symptoms at greater than or
    equal to 10% saturation
    Chloride 96 - 112 mEq/L
    CK-MM 96 - 100%
    CK-BB 0%
    Cortisol (8 AM) 5 - 25 gm/dL
    Cortisol (8 PM) 2 - 9 gm/dL
    Creatine (Male) 0.2 - 0.6 mg/dL
    Creatine (Female) 0.6 - 1.0 mg/dL
    Creatinine 0.6 - 1.5 mg/dL
    Creatinine (newborn) 0.3 - 0.7mg/dL
    Creatinine (child) 0.3 - 1.0 mg/dL
    Creatinine Kinase Isoenzyme,
    MB 0 - 121 U/L
    Creatinine Phosphokinase
    (CPK) 24 - 195 U/L
    Ethanol 0 mg%; Coma: greater than or
    equal to 400 - 500 mg%
    Ferritin (male) 18 - 250 ng/mL
    Ferritin (female) 12 - 160 ng/mL
    Folate 3.6 - 20 ng/mL
    Folic acid 2.0 - 21 ng/mL
    Gamma GT 8 - 78 U/L
    Gamma-glutamyl transferase
    (GGT) (male) 1 - 94 U/L
    Gamma-glutamyl transferase
    (GGT) (female) 1 - 70 U/L
    Glucose
    70 - 110 mg/dL (diuresis
    greater than or equal to 180
    mg/dL)
    Growth Hormone (male) 0 - 4 ng/mL
    Growth Hormone (female) 0 - 18 ng/mL
    IGF-1 (male) 54 - 329 ng/mL
    IGF-1 (female) 142 - 329 ng/mL
    HDL (Male) 25 - 65 mg/dL
    HDL (Female) 38 - 94 mg/dL
    Insulin 0 - 180 pmol/L
    Iron 52 - 169 μg/dL
    Iron binding capacity 246 - 455 μg/dL
    Lactic acid 0.4 - 2.3 mEq/L
    Lactic Dehydrogenase (LDH) 56-194 IU/L
    Lactate 0.3 - 2.3 mEq/L
    Lipase 10 - 140 U/L
    Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
    (female)
    follicular: 3-14 IU/L, luteal: 2-14
    IU/L
    Magnesium 1.5 - 2.5 mg/dL
    Osmolarity 276 - 295 mOsm/kg
    Parathyroid hormone 12 - 68 pg/mL
    Phosphorus 2.2 - 4.8 mg/dL
    Potasssium 3.5 - 5.5 mEq/L
    Protein (total) 6.0 - 9.0 gm/dL
    Rheumatoid Factor (RF) <80 IU/ml
    SGPT 8 - 32 U/L
    Sodium 135 - 148 mEq/L
    T3 0.8 - 1.1 μg/dL
    Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
    (TSH) 2-11 microU/L
    Thyroglobulin Less than 55 ng/mL
    Thyroxine (T4) total 5 - 13 μg/dL
    Thyroxine-binding Globulin
    (TBG) 12 - 30 mg/L
    Free Thyroxine (T4 Free) 0.8 - 1.5 ng/dL
    Total protein 5 - 9 gm/dL
    Total serum iron (male) 76 - 198 μg/dL
    Total serum iron (female) 26 - 170 μg/dL
    Transferrin 204 - 360 mg/dL
    TSH Less than 9 μU/mL
    Urea nitrogen (BUN) 7 - 25 mg/dL
    Uric acid (Male) 3.5 - 7.7 mg/dL
    Uric acid (Female) 2.5 - 6.6 mg/dL
    Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) 200-800 pg/ml
    LIPID PANEL (ADULT)
    Cholesterol (total) Less than 200 mg/dL desirable
    Cholesterol (HDL) 30 - 75 mg/dL
    Cholesterol (LDL) Less than 130 mg/dL desirable
    Triglycerides (Male) Greater than 40 - 170 mg/dL
    Triglycerides (Female) Greater than 35 - 135 mg/dL
    URINE VALUES
    Color Straw
    Specific Gravity 1.003 - 1.040
    pH 4.6 - 8.0
    Na 10 - 40 mEq/L
    K Less than 8 mEq/L
    Cl Less than 8 mEq/L
    Protein 1 - 15 mg/dL
    Osmolality 80 - 1300 mOsm/L
    Urine Bilirubin Negative
    Urine Blood Negative
    Urine Ketone Negative
    Urine Leukocytes Negative
    Urine Nitrite Negative
    RBC's 0-2/HPF
    WBC's 0-2/HPF
    RBC Casts 0/HPF
    Urobilogen 0.2-1.0 Ehr U/dl
    24 HOUR URINE VALUES
    Amylase 250 - 1100 IU / 24 hr
    Calcium 100 - 250 mg / 24 hr
    Chloride 110 - 250 mEq / 24 hr
    Creatinine 1 - 2 g / 24 hr
    Creatine Clearance (Male) 100 - 140 mL / min
    Creatine Clearance (Male) 16 - 26 mg / kg / 24 hr
    Creatine Clearance (Female) 80 - 130 mL / min
    Creatine Clearance (Female) 10 - 20 mg / kg / 24 hr
    Magnesium 6 - 9 mEq / 24 hr
    Osmolality 450 - 900 mOsm / kg
    Phosphorus 0.9 - 1.3 g / 24 hr
    Potassium 35 - 85 mEq / 24 hr
    Protein 0 - 150 mg / 24 hr
    Sodium 30 - 280 mEq / 24 hr
    Urea nitrogen 10 - 22 gm / 24 hr
    Uric acid 240 - 755 mg / 24 hr
    COAGULATION
    ACT 90 - 130 seconds
    APTT 21 - 35 seconds
    Platelets 140,000 - 450,000 / ml
    Plasminogen 62 - 130%
    PT 10 - 14 seconds
    PTT 32 - 45 seconds
    FSP Less than 10 μg/dL
    Fibrinogen 160 - 450 mg/dL
    Bleeding time 3 - 7 minutes
    Thrombin time 11 - 15 seconds
    CEREBRAL SPINAL FLUID
    Appearance clear
    Glucose 40 - 85 mg/dL
    Osmolality 290 - 298 mOsm/L
    Pressure 70 - 180 mm/H2O
    Protein 15 - 45 mg/dL
    Total cell count 0 - 5 cells
    WBC's 0 - 6 / μL
    HEMODYNAMIC
    PARAMETERS
    Cardiac Index 2.5 - 4.2 L / min / m squared
    Cardiac Output 4 - 8 LPM
    Left Ventricular Stroke Work
    Index 40 - 70 g / m squared / beat
    Mean Arterial Pressure 70 - 105 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Vascular
    Resistance
    155 - 255 dynes / sec / cm to
    the negative 5
    Pulmonary Vaslular Resistance
    Index
    255 - 285 dynes / sec / cm to
    the negative 5
    Right Ventricular Stroke Work
    Index 7 - 12 g / m squared / beat
    Stroke Volume 60 - 100 mL / beat
    Stroke Volume Index 40 - 85 mL / m squared / beat
    Systemic Vascular Resistance 900 - 1600 dynes / sec / cm to
    the negative 5
    Systemic Vascular Resistance
    Index
    1970 - 2390 dynes / sec / cm to
    the negative 5
    Systolic Arterial Pressure 90 - 140 mm Hg
    Diastolic Arterial Pressure 60 - 90 mm Hg
    Central Venous Pressure 2 - 6 mm Hg; 2.5 - 12 cm H2O
    Ejection Fraction 60 - 75%
    Left Arterial Pressure 4 - 12 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Artery Systolic 15 - 30 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Artery Diastolic 5 - 15 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Artery Pressure 10 - 20 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Artery Wedge
    Pressure 4 - 12 mm Hg
    Pulmonary Artery End Diastolic
    Pressure 8 - 10 mm Hg
    Right Atrial Pressure 4 - 6 mm Hg
    Right Ventricular End Diastolic
    Pressure 0 - 8 mm Hg
    NEUROLOGICAL VALUES
    Cerebral Perfusion Pressure 70 - 90 mm Hg
    Intracranial Pressure 5 - 15 mm Hg or 5 - 10 cm H2O
    ARTERIAL VALUES
    pH 7.35 - 7.45
    PaCO2 35 - 45 mm Hg
    HCO3 22 - 26 mEq/L
    O2 sat 96 - 100%
    PaO2 85 - 100 mm Hg
    BE -2 to +2 mmol/L
    VENOUS VALUES
    pH 7.31 - 7.41
    PaCO2 41 - 51 mm Hg
    HCO3 22 - 29 mEq/L
    O2 sat 60 - 85%
    PaO2 30 - 40 mm Hg
    BE 0 to +4 mmol/L
    ENDOCRINE VALUES
    17-Hydroxycorticosteroid (17-
    OHCS) >4 mg/day
    Adrenocorticotrophic Hormone
    (ACTH) 20-100 pg/ml
    Prolactin (PRL) 0-14 ng/ml
    Serum Alpha-Fetoprotein
    (AFP) 0-44 ng/ml

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  2. 2 Comments...

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    I only know about 10 different lab values. I am nervous with so many to memorize
  4. 0
    You definitely do not need to know all of them for the NCLEX. Know your basics.


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