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Descriptor English:   Acidosis, Lactic 
Descriptor Spanish:   Acidosis Láctica 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Acidose Láctica 
Synonyms English:   Lactic Acidosis  
Tree Number:   C18.452.076.176.180
Definition English:   Acidosis caused by accumulation of lactic acid more rapidly than it can be metabolized. It may occur spontaneously or in association with diseases such as DIABETES MELLITUS; LEUKEMIA; or LIVER FAILURE. 
See Related English:   Hyperlactatemia
History Note English:   87 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   19051 
Unique Identifier:   D000140 

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