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Metabolic acidosis

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Metabolic acidosis can be detected by blood teasts. Patients can present with kussmauls breathing which is deep ventilation or breathing. Some patient ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Medications used to treat metabolic acidosis are sodium bicarbonate or citrate salts. Discuss doses and preparations with your doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Metabolic acidosis can be detected by blood teasts. Patients can present with kussmauls breathing which is deep ventilation or breathing. Some patient ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Many causes: This is more of a clinical site. Try googling other sites for basic science stuff.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Metabolic acidosis can be detected by blood teasts. Patients can present with kussmauls breathing which is deep ventilation or breathing. Some patient ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Sucher
25 years experience Trauma Surgery
Decreased pH: Metabolic acidosis occurs either from primary acid retention, renal (kidney) dysfunction/failure or bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) losses. Primary a ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
35 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Correct the problem: Metabolic acidosis from renal tubular disease is treated with bicarbonate, (sodium bicarbonate) lactic acidosis requires treating the source of the ac ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
It usually does: The contraction of the fluid volume caused by dehydration routinely leads to a metabolic acidosis as the metabolism begins to shift to more fat breakd ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Kussmaul breathing is a deep and labored breathing pattern often associated with severe metabolic acidosis, particularly diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) b ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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No: It is not.

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