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Ranson's criteria for pancreatitis mortality prediction
Ranson's criteria for predicting mortality in pancreatitis.
Score: 0
Predicted mortality about 1%
Assessment
<3Predicted mortality about 1%
3-4Predicted mortality of 15%
5-6Predicted mortality of 40%
>6Predicted mortality of 100%
 
Age greater than 55 on admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
WBC greater than 16K/cubic mm on admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Blood glucose greater than 200 mg% on admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Serum LDH greater than 350 IU/L on admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Serum SGOT greater than 250 SF units on admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Hematocrit fall more than 10% within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
BUN rise more than 5 mg/dl within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Serum calcium less than 8 mg% within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Arterial pO2 less than 60 mmHg within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Base deficit less than 4 mEq/L within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Fluid sequestration more than 6L within 48 hrs of admission?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
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