CBC - a cheap diagnostic and prognostic test for COVID-19 disease

CBC - an important investigation which just costs Rs 150 -is an important predictor of Prognosis of severity of COVID-19 disease . Besides -,D- Dimer , LDH , S Ferritin, CRP , PT , CBC can have following diagnostic indicators of COVID-19 disease besides prognostic role Neutrophilia Lymphopenia Eosinopenia High neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio. A high NL ratio leads to severe complications and is a useful marker in clinical route to screening the prognosis of COVID-19 disease NLR is a low cost marker - compared to cytokines NLR can be used as a prognostic marker for COVID-19 disease- given the significant difference of NLR between the dead and recovered from.COVID - 19 Also CALL score - involving 4 items C- Comorbidity A - Age L- lymphocyte count L- LDH was aimed at predicting the classical worsening seen in severe cases

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A NLR above 4 is a bad predictor and most of these patients generally require an ICU care . A NLR less than 3 have a favorable outcome in COVID-19 disease

Valuable informative and educative post.

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Nice posting sir

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Intresting post

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Very valuable information sir,as we daily deal with CBC reports in hospital

VALUABLE INFORMATIVE UPDATE

An important and educative post Sir.

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Nice inputs

Excellent

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Plz mention value ...

NLR above is a bad prognostic indicator in COVID-19 disease
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