ketoacidosis

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Increased osmolal gap in alcoholic ketoacidosis and lactic acidosis.
2] Nonstandard abbreviations: DKA, diabetic ketoacidosis; AKA, alcoholic ketoacidosis.
Patients with diagnosis of diabetic mellitus with symptoms of headache, vomiting blurring of vision, pain in abdomen and lab supported diagnosis of DKA were included in the study while patients with starvation ketosis, alcoholic ketoacidosis, lactic acidosis, salicylate intoxication, methanol/ethylene glycol intoxication, chronic renal failure, pregnancy and pseudo-ketosis were excluded.
Pathologist Peter Cooper said Mr Aspinall was of "very slender" build, indicating he ate very little which contributed to the alcoholic ketoacidosis that caused his death.
In the absence of an accurate history, the alternative metabolic derangements considered for a comatose patient include diabetic ketoacidosis, alcoholic ketoacidosis, renal failure, and ingestion of methanol or other toxic compounds.