ketoacidosis

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The typical biochemical findings in patients with alcoholic ketoacidosis (AKA) include increased anion gap metabolic acidosis, increased serum ketones, a low or normal plasma glucose concentration, an increased plasma lactate concentration, and normal or increased values for blood urea nitrogen and serum creatinine.
2] Nonstandard abbreviations: DKA, diabetic ketoacidosis; AKA, alcoholic ketoacidosis.
Anion and osmolal gaps may be present in other clinical settings such as diabetic ketoacidosis, alcoholic ketoacidosis, chronic renal failure, multiple organ failure, and critical illness [40,42-48].
Increased osmolal gap in alcoholic ketoacidosis and lactic acidosis.