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What are the diseases that are associated with elevated ammonia and lactate levels?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics

In brief: Many

There is a large list of conditions that result in elevated ammonia and/or lactate.
The body chemistry is malfunctioning, often thru a genetic defect. There are many chemical pathways that may go awry in these situations and can be very serious, even life threatening. You must see your doctor , if these conditions occur.

In brief: Many

There is a large list of conditions that result in elevated ammonia and/or lactate.
The body chemistry is malfunctioning, often thru a genetic defect. There are many chemical pathways that may go awry in these situations and can be very serious, even life threatening. You must see your doctor , if these conditions occur.
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