John Kellum

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Acid-base imbalance, Abnormal blood pH

Acid-base Disorders Synonym Continue Reading Abnormal blood pH Related Conditions Metabolic acidosis, metabolic alkalosis, respiratory acidosis, respiratory alkalosis, mixed acid-base disorders 1. Description of the problem Derangements in blood pH result from increased intake, altered production or impaired/excessive excretion of acid or base. With time, respiratory and renal adjustments correct the pH towards normal by…

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