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Table 5 Blood analysis of runners diagnosed with symptomatic EAH treated within the medical tent. Normal ranges of values and units shown in parentheses

From: Body Mass Changes Across a Variety of Running Race Distances in the Tropics

Category Gender Na+ (135–145 mmol/L) K+ (3.5–5.0 mmol/L) Cl (96–106 mmol/L) BUN (7–20 mg/dL) Glu (4.0–11.0 mmol/L) Hct (35–50 %) Hb (12.0–17.5 g/dL)
42-km Male 134 4.1 104 21 7.1 44 15.0
42-km Male 134 6.1 104 16 5.1 58 19.7
42-km Male 134 6.1 104 16 5.1 58 19.7
42-km Female 132 3.6 98 14 6.1 42 14.3
84-km Male 131 4.3 101 24 9.2 40 13.6
84-km Male 117 5.6 90 20 6.5 45 15.3
100-km Male 127 4.2 98 25 7.0 49 16.7
100-km Male 127 4.5 93 39 5.5 44 15.0