Table 196.1Causes of Increased Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis

Lactic acidosis
Ketoacidosis
 Diabetic
 Starvation
 Alcoholic
Poisonings
 Methanol
 Ethylene glycol
 Paraldehyde
 Salicylates
Renal failure

From: Chapter 196, Serum Total Carbon Dioxide

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Clinical Methods: The History, Physical, and Laboratory Examinations. 3rd edition.
Walker HK, Hall WD, Hurst JW, editors.
Boston: Butterworths; 1990.
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