Purpose: To evalaute a patient with a neoplastic disease for tumor-associated lactic acidosis.
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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Specialty: Endocrinology, Clinical Laboratory, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Objective: laboratory tests, severity, prognosis, stage, complications
ICD-10: E87.2, C78.0, E22.2,