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Table 3 Laboratory parameters at admission

From: Myocardial involvement in children with post-COVID multisystem inflammatory syndrome: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance based multicenter international study—the CARDOVID registry

  Total
n = 111
Myocarditis
(Group 1)
(n = 20)
No myocarditis (Group 2)
(n = 91)
p-value
Hemoglobin (N 12–16 g/L) 11.2 (9.9–12.7) 12.1 (10.5–13.6) 11.1 (9.9–12.4) 0.056
Leucocytes (N 4.5–13 109/L) 18.1 (13.9–25.0) 15.9 (10.6–36.1) 18.2 (14.1–24.0) 0.682
Lymphocytes (N 1.3–6 109/L) 1.5 (0.7–4.2) 2.6 (1.7–7.0) 1.1 (0.6–3.5) 0.017
Platelets (N 150–450 109/L) 183 (144–250) 195 (153–262) 176 (129–239) 0.258
CRP (N < 5.0 mg/L) 23.8 (13.8–31.1) 26.2 (11.3–33.6) 23.4 (14.0–30.6) 0.619
BNP (N < 100 ng/L) 932 (268–2556) 1516 (504–2759) 795 (268–2471) 0.697
NT pro-BNP (N < 300 ng/L) 4818 (1067–13,540) 3389 (498–34,389) 4927 (1338–12,571) 0.969
TnT (N < 26 ng/L) 110 (30–335) 210 (60–340) 104 (23–287) 0.145
TnT peak (N < 26 ng/L) 205 (62–682) 324 (87–1083) 181 (57–540) 0.213
  1. Bold p values were significative
  2. Values are presented as medians (IQR). CRP  C-reactive protein, BNP  brain natriuretic peptide, NT pro-BNP  NT pro brain natriuretic peptide, TnT = troponin T