Table 1

Presenting features of 86 cases of ALA

Features

n (%)


Fever

81 (94)


Pain Abdomen

78 (90.6)


Jaundice

11 (12.7)


Hepatomegaly

13 (16)


Diarrhea

9 (10.5)


Abdominal Distension

3 (3.5)


Cough

2 (3.5)


Tachycardia

14 (12)


Hypotension

2 (2.3)


Deranged Prothrombin time index (<80%)

37 (43)


Hypoalbuminemia (< 3 gm/dL)

41 (47.6)


Alcohol consumption

40 (46.5)


Sharma et al. BMC Research Notes 2010 3:21   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-3-21

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