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Table 2 Laboratory data at presentation for patients with Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children in Michigan, April 2020 – February 2021

From: A descriptive study on multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children in a single center in West Michigan

  Total Group 1
(PICU)
Group 2
(non-PICU)
Reference value p values
Total 26 15 11
WBC (K/CUMM) 10.385 (8.76–13.03) 10.70 (8.76–14.46) 9.51 (7.65–11.6) 5.00–15.00 0.4062
Hgb (g/dL)a 11.04 (1.93) 10.31 (1.84) 12.05 (1.62) 11.5–14.5 0.0196*
Platelets (K/CUMM) 179.5 (137–226) 147 (124–209) 183 (158–250) 140–400 0.2128
ALC (K/CUMM) 880.5 (402–1490) 876 (299–1490) 1073 (580–1866) 800–7900 0.3781
Sodium (mMol/L)a 133.73 (5.44) 134.27 (6.53) 133 (3.66) 134–146 0.5685
Bicarbonate (mMol/L) 22 (19–24) 22 (19–24) 24 (19–24) 21–29 0.4951
Creatinine (mg/dL) 0.475 (0.33–0.70) 0.48 (0.32–0.70) 0.41 (0.33–0.76) <  0.6 0.8762
Albumin (g/dL)a 2.76 (0.64) 2.62 (0.69) 2.95 (0.54) 3.5–5.0 0.2070
ALT (U/L) 26 (16–39) 27 (16–51) 25 (13–37) <  40 0.5853
AST (U/L) 32 (21–44) 39 (25–70) 22 (17–39) <  40 0.0331*
LDH (U/L) 280.5 (222.5–341) 267 (217–334) 327 (228–348) <  271 0.4516
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 131 (103–185) 130 (102–185) 132 (124–153) <  150 0.8053
ESR (mm/h)a 48.12 (30.4) 44.33 (29.59) 53.27 (32.16) <  13 0.4701
CRP (mg/L) 110.3 (82.6–164.9) 145 (95.1–177.9) 90.9 (76–110.3) <  5 0.0616
Procalcitonin (ng/ml) 6.74 (2.78–16.84) 11.1 (5.7–32.8) 2.79 (1.52–4.98) <  0.25 0.0298*
Ferritin (ng/mL) 374 (178–809) 520 (178–1590) 200 (178–604.2) <  336 0.1611
Peak Ferritin (ng/mL) 690.5 (274–1214) 1008 (513–1733) 270 (200–829) 7–142 0.0075*
D-dimer (mg/l FEU) 2190 (1030–3800) 2355 (1540–6850) 2190 (690–2810) <  0.5 0.2983
BNP (pg/mL) 2147 (552–11,023) 7019 (1631–20,170) 1179 (245–2147) <  101 0.0218*
Troponin (ng/L) 18 (5.99–40) 18 (5.99–40) 13 (5.99–45) <  17 0.6739
CK (U/L) 73.5 (43–215) 59 (43–268) 88 (24–162) <  233 0.5518
Fibrinogen (mg/dL)a 505.27 (127.51) 496.27 (129.8) 517.55 (129.51) 190–400 0.6830
PTT (s) 26 (23.5–28) 26 (24–29) 26.5 (23–27) <  33.1 0.9765
INR 1.1 (1.1–1.2) 1.2 (1.1–1.6) 1.1 (1–1.2) < 1.1 0.1121
  1. IQR Interquartile range, WBC White blood cells, Hgb Hemoglobin, ALC Absolute lymphocyte count, ALT Alanine aminotransferase, AST Aspartate aminotransferase, LDH Lactate dehydrogenase, ESR Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, CRP C-reactive protein, BNP Brain natriuretic peptide, CK Creatine kinase, PTT Partial thromboplastin time, INR International normalized ratio
  2. aThese were normally distributed data, therefore mean and standard deviations are reported. The remainder of the data was not normally distributed and so medians and interquartile ranges are reported
  3. *significant p value (≤0.05)