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Table 1 Laboratory investigations and results of the 32 year-old lady with Fitz-Hugh–Curtis syndrome at presentation

From: Chlamydia trachomatis-induced Fitz-Hugh–Curtis syndrome: a case report

Laboratory investigations Results Reference values
White blood cell count (1000/mm3) 11,800 5000–10,000/mm3
Aspartate aminotransferase (IU/l) 15 10–40 IU/l
Alanine aminotransferase (IU/l) 17 10–50 IU/l
C-reactive protein (mg/l) 7 <10 mg/l
Urine analysis (dipstick and microscopy) Trace proteinuria 3 leucocytes/high power field  
Human immunodeficiency virus serology Negative  
Treponema pallidum hemagglutination assay Non-reactive  
Venereal disease research laboratory Reactive  
Chlamydia serology (enzyme immunosorbent assay) Positive  
Hepatitis B surface antigen Negative  
Hepatitis C virus antibodies Negative  
Microbiologic cultures
 Ureaplasma urealyticum Negative  
 Neisseria gonorrhoea Negative