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Table 2 Analysis of aspirated ascetic and pleural fluid

From: COVID-19-induced multisystem inflammatory syndrome in a child with Wilson disease: a case report

  Ascetic fluid Pleural fluid
Color Deep yellow Yellow
Aspect Clear Slightly turbid
Cell count (cell/HPF) 100 90
Cell type Mainly lymphocytes Mainly lymphocytes
Gram stain no organisms no organisms
Glucose (mg/dl) 142 130
Protein (g/dl) 0.8 0.6
Lactate dehydrogenase (U/L) 87 159
Albumin (g/dl) 0.7 0.9
Fluid culture No growth No growth
Serum-ascites albumin gradient 2.1 1.9
  1. Serum albumin was 2.8 (g/dL) while testing the ascetic and pleural fluid samples