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Descriptor in English: Hyperlactatemia
Descriptor in Spanish: Hiperlactatemia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hiperlactatemia
Descriptor in French: Hyperlactatémie
Entry term(s): Hyperlactatemias
Tree number(s): C18.452.479
C23.888.516
Scope note: Increase in blood LACTATE concentration often associated with SEPTIC SHOCK; LUNG INJURY; SEPSIS; and DRUG TOXICITY. When hyperlactatemia is associated with low body pH (acidosis) it is LACTIC ACIDOSIS.
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
History Note: 2015
See also the descriptors: Acidosis, Lactic MeSH
DeCS UI: 55590
Descriptor UI: D065906
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2014/06/10
Hyperlactatemia - Preferred
Concept UI M0591754
Scope note Increase in blood LACTATE concentration often associated with SEPTIC SHOCK; LUNG INJURY; SEPSIS; and DRUG TOXICITY. When hyperlactatemia is associated with low body pH (acidosis) it is LACTIC ACIDOSIS.
Preferred term Hyperlactatemia
Entry term(s) Hyperlactatemias



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