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Differential Diagnosis of an Infant or Child Presenting with Acidosis and/or Ketosis

Specialty:

Endocrinology
Clinical Laboratory
Genetics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

An infant or child presenting with acidosis and/or ketosis may have an inborn error of metabolism or simply a physiologic response to fasting, vomiting or diet. By looking at the pattern of laboratory test findings some possible explanations for the patient's condition can be identified.

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