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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2019 Medical (MD/DO) School Study Aid

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Bilirubin Lab Value
0.2-1.2 mg/dL
Increased Bilirubin Causes Jaundice
54 secs
Cholesterol Lab Values
LDL (Low Density Cholesterol)
< 100 mg/dL
HDL (High Density Cholesterol)
> 40 mg/dL Males
> 50 mg/dL Females
Total Cholesterol
< 200 mg/dL
1 min
pH - Blood and Urine Lab Value
Blood
7.35 - 7.45
Urine
4.0 - 8.0
1 min
Albumin Lab Value
3.5 - 5.0 g/dL
42 secs
Calcium (Ca2+) Lab Value
8.5 to 10.5 mg/dL
25 secs
Chloride (Cl-) Lab Value
95-105 mEq/L
27 secs
Creatinine Lab Values
Measures Renal Function
0.6 - 1.3 mg/dL
1 min
Potassium (K+) Lab Value
3.5 to 5.0 mEq/L
20 secs
Phosphate (PO43-) Lab Value
2.5 to 4.5 mg/dL
29 secs
Magnesium (Mg2+) Lab Value
1.5 to 2.5 mEq/L
28 secs
Sodium (Na+) Lab Value
135-145 mEq/L
24 secs
Troponin Lab Values
Troponin T (cTnT)
< 0.1 ng/mL Normal
Troponin I (cTnI)
< 0.5 ng/mL Normal
> 2.3 ng/mL Myocardial Injury
1 min
Triglycerides Lab Value
< 150 mg/dL
50 secs
Total Protein Lab Values
6.4 - 8.3 g/dL
1 min
Bleeding Time Lab Values
2-7 Minutes
40 secs
Normal Electrolyte Lab Values
Potassium (K+)
3.5 to 5.0 mEq/L
Calcium (Ca2+)
8.5 to 10.5 mg/dL
Phosphate (PO43–)
2.5 to 4.5 mg/dL
Magnesium (Mg2+)
1.5 to 2.5 mEq/L
Sodium (Na+)
135 to 145 mEq/L
Chloride (Cl)
95 to 105 mEq/L
1 min
Blood Glucose Lab Value
70-100 mg/dL
25 secs

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