lactic acidosis


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lac·tic ac·i·do·sis

n. acidosis láctica, condición caracterizada por acumulación de ácido láctico en los tejidos.
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[25.] Wester CW, Okezie OA, Thomas AM, et al Higher-than-expected rates of lactic acidosis among highly active antiretroviral therapy-treated women in Botswana: Preliminary results from a large randomized clinical trial.
Serious side effects include lactic acidosis (a build-up of lactic acid in the blood); inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) and low blood sugar (hypoglycemia).
Most clinicians are familiar with the common side-effects of peripheral neuropathy and hepatotoxicity, but lesser known, severe INH toxicity is characterised by recurrent seizures, lactic acidosis, coma and death.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Lactic Acidosis Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2016" provides an overview of Lactic Acidosis clinical trials scenario.
Less commonly described cause of high anion-gap metabolic acidosis in alcoholics is lactic acidosis. Severe lactic acidosis following only ethanol intoxication is rarely described in literature.
MELAS is the abbreviation for the condition mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and strokelike episodes.
(1,3) In the anhepatic phase, the major cause of acidosis is lactic acidosis due to the accumulation of lactic acid.
Rumen lactic acidosis is a nutritional metabolic disease that causes great economic losses in ruminants and can evolve into subacute, acute, or chronic forms.
One patient had MELAS syndrome (mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and strokelike episodes).
As for juice therapies, Villegas said they received a report of a cancer patient who died from severe lactic acidosis after taking large doses of mangosteen juice daily for a year.
To the Editor: A range of studies have demonstrated that symptomatic hyperlactataemia and lactic acidosis are associated with antiretroviral combinations containing stavudine.
The known toxic effect of biguanides is lactic acidosis in acute and chronic use.