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Metabolic acidosis

Metabolic acidosis: Introduction

Metabolic acidosis: metabolic acidosis is a process which if unchecked leads to acidemia (i.e. blood pH is low (less than 7.35) due to increased production of H+ by the body or the inability of the body to form bicarbonate (HCO3-) in the kidney. See detailed information below for a list of 223 causes of Metabolic acidosis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Metabolic acidosis:

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

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Common Causes of Metabolic acidosis

Causes of Types of Metabolic acidosis:

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Metabolic acidosis: Symptom Checker

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Metabolic acidosis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Metabolic acidosis may include:

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Drug interactions causing Metabolic acidosis:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Metabolic acidosis as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Spironolactone and Cholestyramine interaction
  • Magnesium Hydroxide and Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate interaction
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Metabolic acidosis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Metabolic acidosis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Metabolic acidosis

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Metabolic acidosis: Deaths

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Causes of Metabolic acidosis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Metabolic acidosis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Metabolic acidosis:

Acidosis and bicarbonate concentration in the body fluids resulting either from the accumulation of acids or the abnormal loss of bases from the body (as in diarrhea or renal disease)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Metabolic acidosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Metabolic acidosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Metabolic acidosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Metabolic acidosis. Of the 223 causes of Metabolic acidosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 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
  • 223 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Metabolic acidosis:

The following list of conditions have 'Metabolic acidosis' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Metabolic acidosis:

The following list of medical conditions have Metabolic acidosis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Metabolic acidosis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Metabolic acidosis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Metabolic acidosis:

    Acidosis, metabolic
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Metabolic acidosis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Metabolic acidosis:

    Metabolic symptoms (391 causes), Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to Metabolic acidosis:

    Lethargy (399 causes), Stupor (98 causes), Coma (862 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Arrhythmias (172 causes), Ventricular tachycardia, Decreased response to epinephrine, Hypotension (575 causes), Lactic acidosis (76 causes), Ketoacidosis (22 causes), Chronic renal failure (67 causes), Rhabdomyolsis, Pancreatic fistula, Renal tubular acidosis, Glue sniffing, Uereto-sigmoidostomy

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