Table 1

Haematological and blood chemistry values

Variable*ValueNormal range
*MCV, mean corpuscular volume; INR, international normalised ratio; SMA, antismooth muscle antibodies; ANA, antinuclear antibodies; MIT, antimitochondrial antibodies.
White blood cells (×109/l)26.24.5–9.8
Red blood cells (×1012/l)1.914.2–5.6
Haemoglobin (g/l)65120–160
Packed cell volume0.190.37–0.47
Platelets (×109/l)364140–400
MCV (fl)9982–98
Absolute reticulocyte count (×109/l)191
Prothrombin time (sec)26.3
INR2.64
Bilirubin (μmol/l)3473–17
Alkaline phosphatase (U/l)832–104
Alanine aminotransferase (U/l)2010–36
Lactate dehydrogenase (U/l)817211–423
HaptoglobinUndetectable
Coombs test (direct and indirect)Negative
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenaseNormal
Pyruvate kinaseNormal
Autoantibodies (SMA, ANA, and MIT)Negative
Serology for hepatitis viruses A, B, and CNegative
Ceruloplasmin (mg/dl)20.820–60