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Increased anion gap

Increased anion gap: Introduction

Increased anion gap: An increase in the difference between calculated serum anions and cations. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Increased anion gap, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Increased anion gap:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Increased anion gap. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Increased anion gap: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Increased anion gap, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Increased anion gap: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Increased anion gap may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Increased anion gap

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Detailed list of causes of Increased anion gap

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How Common are these Causes of Increased anion gap?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Increased anion gap. Of the 14 causes of Increased anion gap that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 14 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Increased anion gap:

The following list of conditions have 'Increased anion gap' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Increased anion gap Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Increased anion gap based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Increased anion gap:

    Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to Increased anion gap:

    Methanol, Uremia (115 causes), Diabetic ketoacidosis (34 causes), Starvation ketosis, Paraldehyde, Phenformin, Isopropyl alcohol, Isoniazid, Lactic acidosis (76 causes), Ethylene glycol

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