Possible Causes for Lactic Acidosis in USA

  • Congenital Lactic Acidosis
    Acidosis Metabolic Acidosis Lactic Acidosis
  • MELAS Syndrome
    Acidosis Metabolic Acidosis Lactic Acidosis

    Severe lactic acidosis may even induce confusion, somnolence or stupor. … MELAS is an abbreviation for myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes. … In this line, MELAS is the abbreviation for the most common symptoms: myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes.[1]

  • Leigh's Disease
    Acidosis Metabolic Acidosis Lactic Acidosis

    In patients with a certain type of mutation, a high-fat and low-carbohydrate diet may be recommended, to prevent lactic acidosis. … Apart from supportive therapy which includes thiamine, riboflavin, and management of complications (such as lactic acidosis, epilepsy, etc.) specific therapy for this disorder … acidosis, hypoxia, kidney failure, and seizures.[2]

  • Beriberi
    Lactic Acidosis

    In gastrointestinal beriberi, patients report abdominal pain caused due to lactic acidosis .[3]

  • Fructose-1,6-Diphosphatase Deficiency
    Lactic Acidosis

    Regardless of the onset of symptoms, lactic acidosis and ketosis may be life-threatening. … Thus, its reduced activity will lead to hypoglycemia and lactic acidosis after fasting and under conditions of increased demand for glucose utilization, for example during … Signs and symptoms of fructose-1,6-disphosphatase deficiency stem from hypoglycemia, severe lactic acidosis and ketosis, with lethargy, irritability, hypotonia, and altered … [4]

  • Pyruvate Carboxylase Deficiency
    Lactic Acidosis

    In some cases, episodes of lactic acidosis are triggered by an illness or periods without food. … Characteristic features include developmental delay and a buildup of lactic acid in the blood (lactic acidosis). … Affected infants have severe lactic acidosis, a buildup of ammonia in the blood (hyperammonemia), and liver failure.[5]

  • MERRF Syndrome
    Lactic Acidosis

    acidosis exercise intolerance poor night vision The MERRF syndrome is caused by a maternally-inherited mutation at position 8344 in the mitochondrial genome in over 80% … in the subsarcolemmal region of the muscle fiber and appear as "Ragged Red Fibers" when muscle is stained with modified Gömöri trichrome stain short stature hearing loss lactic[6]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication
    Acidosis Lactic Acidosis

    acidosis, hypokalemia, hypoglycemia, thromboembolic events, and cardiac arrhythmias. … nature of acute alcohol intoxication stems from many complications that arise in the presence of large quantities of ethanol in the circulation (> 350mg/100ml), including lactic[7]

  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 1
    Acidosis Metabolic Acidosis Lactic Acidosis

    Hyperlipidemia and lactic acidosis are some other metabolic derangements that arise due to this condition.[8]

  • Alcoholic Ketoacidosis
    Lactic Acidosis

    Additionally, lactic acidosis is observed in more than 50% of cases due to hypoperfusion.[9]

Lactic Acidosis

Lactic acidosis is a condition characterized by an accumulation of lactic acid in the blood, resulting in a lowered pH.

Further symptoms

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  1. MELAS Syndrome, Symptoma
  2. Leigh's Disease, Symptoma
  3. Beriberi, Symptoma
  4. Fructose-1,6-Diphosphatase Deficiency, Symptoma
  5. Pyruvate carboxylase deficiency, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. MERRF syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Acute Alcohol Intoxication, Symptoma
  8. Glycogen Storage Disease Type 1, Symptoma
  9. Alcoholic Ketoacidosis, Symptoma