Table 1: Clinical and laboratory features of three listeriosis cases followed at a teaching and research hospital.

 

Demographic data Case (Age/Gender)

Case 1

(74/F)

Case 2

( 66/F)

Case 3

(77/F)

Underlying diseases

(Pre-Medications)

Diabetes mellitus

Decompensated heart failure

Chronic obstructive lung disease

Diabetes mellitus

Decompensated heart failure

Rheumatoid arthritis

(Corticosteroid therapy)

Diabetes mellitus

Idiopatic trombocytic purpura

(Corticosteroid therapy)

Consciousness

Blurred conscious

Unconscious

Unconscious

Clinical syndromes

Sepsis

Acute renal failure

Hepatitis

Sepsis

Cardiac rhythm disorder

Pneumonia

Sepsis

ARDS

DIC

Hepatitis

Brain abscess

Laboratory data

WBC 8200/mm3

Hb 11.8/mm3

PLT 225000/mm3

Bun 324 mg/dL

Creatinin 2.8 mg/dL

INR 1.7

CK 2500 U/L

ALT 439 U/L

AST 267 U/L

T. Bilirubin 3.1 mg/dL

WBC 2700/mm3

Hb 6.2/mm3

PLT 45000/mm3

Bun 57 mg/dL

Creatinin 1.4 mg/dL

INR 1.1

CK 699 U/L

ALT 16 U/L

AST 35 U/L

 

WBC 36100/mm3

Hb 10.8/mm3

PLT 36000/mm3

Bun 35 mg/dl

Creatinin 1.2 mg/dL

D-Dimer 6337 gFEU

CK 122 U/L

ALT1435 U/L

AST 520 U/L

T. Bilirubin 2.3 mg/dL

PCO2 22.3 mmHg

PO2 52.6 mmHg

Outcome

Exitus (First day)

Exitus (Third day)

Recovery