Your patient has pancreatitis. Which of the following labs would you NOT expect to see? Select all that apply.

 

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- Decreased liver enzymes

- Elevated bilirubin

- Hypercalcemia

- Hypermagnesemia

- Elevated WBC

Rationale

With this disease process, elevated WBC, liver enzymes, and bilirubin levels are noted. Hypocalcemia and hypomagnesemia are also noted.

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