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Table 3 Baseline laboratory and radiographic evaluation

From: Management of adult patients with Langerhans cell histiocytosis: recommendations from an expert panel on behalf of Euro-Histio-Net

Recommendation Grade
Full Blood Count (Hemoglobin, White blood cell and differential count, Platelet count) D2
Blood Chemistry (Total protein, Albumin, Bilirubin , ALT (SGPT), AST (SGOT) D2
Alkaline phosphatase (AP), gammaglutamyl transpeptidase (γGT)  
Creatinine, Electrolytes, CRP (C-reactive Protein)  
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) D1
Coagulation Studies (INR/PT, Fibrinogen) D2
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH), freeT4 D2
Morning Urine Osmolarity D1
Urine Test Strip D2
Ultrasound (liver, spleen, lymph-nodes, thyroid gland) D2
Chest Radiograph (CXR) D2
Low Dose Whole Body (Bone) CT (if not available: X-Ray Skeletal/Scull Survey) D2
Optional: Baseline Head-MRI D2
Optional: PET-CT instead of Ultrasound, CXR and Bone CT D2