Which baseline lab studies should be performed in the workup of infective endocarditis (IE)?

Updated: Jan 03, 2019
  • Author: John L Brusch, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Send baseline studies, such as complete blood count (CBC), electrolytes, creatinine, blood urea nitrogen (BUN), glucose, and coagulation panel, to the laboratory for testing.


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