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If a person who is diabetic is suffering from metabolic acidosis could their breathing seem abnormally rapid.?

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Dr. James Cain
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Yes

Tachypnea, rapid breathing, is one way that the body can compensate for a metabolic acidosis.

In brief: Yes

Tachypnea, rapid breathing, is one way that the body can compensate for a metabolic acidosis.
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