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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Currently, the product information states that metformin must not be used in patients with reduced kidney function because these patients are considered to be at a higher risk of developing lactic acidosis as their kidneys do not remove metformin efficiently enough.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Lactic Acidosis Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2016" provides an overview of Lactic Acidosis clinical trials scenario.
Severe lactic acidosis following only ethanol intoxication is rarely described in literature.
Here, we describe a 76-year-old man with several preexisting disorders in whom anti-TB medication caused multiple, simultaneous adverse events, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), hypothermia, and lactic acidosis.
Myth: Metformin should not be used in patients with mild to moderate renal insufficiency because of an increased risk of lactic acidosis.
From a total study population of 2029 goats, 265 adult goats from 8 villages of Lahore, Pakistan were diagnosed for lactic acidosis on the basis of anamnesis and clinical signs.
To the Editor: A range of studies have demonstrated that symptomatic hyperlactataemia and lactic acidosis are associated with antiretroviral combinations containing stavudine.
It is indicated in the treatment of metabolic acidosis which may occur in severe renal disease, uncontrolled diabetes, circulatory insufficiency due to shock or severe dehydration, extracorporeal circulation of blood, cardiac arrest and severe primary lactic acidosis.
The known toxic effect of biguanides is lactic acidosis in acute and chronic use.
The book's eight chapters cover diabetic ketoacidosis in adults, children, and adolescents, as well as hyperosmolar non-ketotic hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia caused by insulin and insulin secretagogues, lactic acidosis in diabetes, management of hyperglycemia in the hospital, and sick-day rules in diabetes.
Mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes (MELAS syndrome) is a rare, multi-system disorder caused by deficient production of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) due to mitochondrial dysfunction (1).
4 It is not known what dose is necessary to precipitate lactic acidosis in individual with normal renal function.