1 doctor weighed in:
What are the diseases that are associated with elevated ammonia and lactate levels?
1 doctor weighed in

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.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Steven Seres
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
17 years in practice
497K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors