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Descriptor English: Acidosis, Lactic
Descriptor Spanish: Acidosis Láctica
Descriptor Portuguese: Acidose Láctica
Descriptor French: Acidose lactique
Entry term(s): Lactic Acidosis
Tree number(s): C18.452.076.176.180
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000140
Scope note: Acidosis caused by accumulation of lactic acid more rapidly than it can be metabolized. It may occur spontaneously or in association with diseases such as DIABETES MELLITUS; LEUKEMIA; or LIVER FAILURE.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Acidosis (1966-1986)
Lactates (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 87
History Note: 87
Related: Hyperlactatemia MeSH
DeCS ID: 19051
Unique ID: D000140
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Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/04/18
Revision Date: 2014/06/13
Acidosis, Lactic - Preferred
Concept UI M0000214
Scope note Acidosis caused by accumulation of lactic acid more rapidly than it can be metabolized. It may occur spontaneously or in association with diseases such as DIABETES MELLITUS; LEUKEMIA; or LIVER FAILURE.
Preferred term Acidosis, Lactic
Entry term(s) Lactic Acidosis



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