MedSchool: Ace Your OSCEsThe Medical Company
GET - On the App Store
Test Findings

High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis



  • Metabolic acidosis with raised anion gap.
    • Causes of High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis

    • Endogenous

    • Lactic acidosis
    • Ketoacidosis - diabetic, alcoholic
    • Uraemia (end-stage renal failure)
    • Exogenous

    • Methanol / ethanol / ethylene glycol
    • Salicylates
    • Cyanide
    • Carbon monoxide
Want more info like this?
  • Your electronic clinical medicine handbook
  • Guides to help pass your exams
  • Tools every medical student needs
  • Quick diagrams to have the answers, fast
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
Sign Up Now