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Lactic Acidosis in Patient with Neoplastic Disease

Purpose:

To evalaute a patient with a neoplastic disease for tumor-associated lactic acidosis.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

laboratory tests, severity, prognosis, stage, complications

ICD-10:

E87.2, C78.0, E22.2

Description:

Occasionally a patient with a neoplastic disease will develop lactic acidosis. Failure to control the lactic acidosis is a poor prognostic sign.

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