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Table 2 Laboratory values in ascitic fluid.

From: Chylous ascites as the main manifestation of left ventricular dysfunction: a case report

Variable  
Aspect Milky, turbid
Proteins (g/dl) 5.6
Albumin (g/dl) 3.4
Albumin gradient (g/dl) 1.3
Glucose (mg/dl) 123
LDH (UI/L) 115
Cholesterol (mg/dl) 141
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 814
Leukocyte count (per mm3) 3000
Neutrophil count <10%