Renal function, glucose and LDH assessment of COVID-19 patients


  • Sara Jassim Mohammed Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Falah S. AL-Fartusie Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Ahmed Jasim Mohammed Gawi MOH, Ibn-Alkuff Hospital for Spinal Cord Injury, Baghdad-Iraq


COVID 19, Renal Functiont, Lactic Dehydrogenase, glucose


Corona viruses are members of the order nidovirales and the corona family. Coronaviruses (CoVs) are a family of closed-cell, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA viruses with a wide range of characteristics. They produce a variety of health problems in humans and animals and affect the respiratory, digestive, liver and nervous systems. In this study, kidney function tests, LDH and glucose were evaluated in COVID-19 patients. The study included 120 cases, who were divided into three groups; a first group of 40 patients with COVID-19, and the secondgroup of 40 recovered of COVID 19, and the third group was control of40. The results indicated a significant increase (P < 0.01) in the renal function parameters of Covid-19 patients compared to the recovered and control groups. The obtained results also indicated a significant increase in LDH and glucose levels (P<0.01) in patients compared to the recoverdand control values. Among these results, it appears that the Corona virus may affect and threateneverything that cause the failure of vital organs in the body.


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How to Cite

Mohammed, S. J. ., AL-Fartusie, F. S., & Gawi, A. J. M. (2022). Renal function, glucose and LDH assessment of COVID-19 patients. International Journal of Health Sciences, 6(S5), 4785–4797.



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