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an opening, especially in a solid structure

a space or interval between objects or points

an interval during which continuity is suspended

to make a hole or other opening in

to open wide

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a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures

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a narrow opening

a pass between mountain peaks

a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations

make an opening or gap in

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Figge J, Jabor A, Kazda A, Fencl V Anion gap and hypoalbuminemia.
4) High lactic acid levels in combination with a high anion gap are common features of mitochondrial disorders that are often overlooked.
One issue not addressed by the authors was the possibility that the 18-mmol/L anion gap at presentation might be increased although remaining within the normal range.
Early diagnosis with early initiation of ethanol treatment is the modality of choice in units where haemodialysis is unavailable, and must be borne in mind in the patient with visual disturbance and high anion gap metabolic acidosis.
At admission, the patient's chemistry laboratory results correlated with the diagnosis of anion gap metabolic acidosis.
Physicians should be alert to the possibility of lactic acidosis in any metformin-treated patient with an unexplained anion gap metabolic acidosis, regardless of risk factors and renal function.
Nevertheless, the clinical value of D-lactate measurement in metabolic acidosis, especially the contribution of D-lactate to the metabolic acidosis and high anion gap in DKA, is not well appreciated.
In children, a high anion gap acidosis and fulminant hepatic failure, depression of the central nervous system, coma, renal failure and disseminated intravascular coagulation have been found (1).
The anion gap (Na - (HCO3 + Cl) is normally less than 16 mEq/L.
1-5) We report a patient with small cell carcinoma of the lung with extensive liver metastases who had fatal high anion gap metabolic acidosis secondary to lactic acid.
Ethylene glycol poisoning is associated with an increased osmolar gap and increased anion gap metabolic acidosis (1).
The first step in evaluation of primary metabolic acidosis is to calculate the anion gap (anion gap = Na+ - (Cl- + HCO3-).
3] and finally the compound variables SIG, anion gap (AG) and corrected anion gap ([AG.
Q What is the normal range for anion gap with the formula Na-(Cl+CO2)?