Volume 16, Number 2—February 2010
Hendra Virus Outbreak with Novel Clinical Features, Australia
|Case-patient no.||Hematologic/biochemical||Gross necropsy findings|
|1||Marked polycythemia, leukopenia, hyperkalemia, and hypochloremia; elevated levels of creatinine, bilirubin, globulins, and creatinine phosphokinase||Xanthochromic CSF|
|3||Elevated levels of globulins, creatinine phosphokinase, and fibrinogen; decreased bicarbonate||Xanthochromic CSF|
*CSF, cerebrospinal fluid; NT, not tested.
†Case-patient 2 recovered but was euthanized.