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Lactic Acidosis Secondary to Thiamine Deficiency | Parenteral Nutrition

Purpose:

To identify a patient receiving parenteral nutrition who develops lactic acidosis because of thiamine deficiency.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Gastroenterology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

complications, disease progression

ICD-10:

E51.9, E87.2

Description:

A patient receiving long-term parenteral nutrition may develop lactic acidosis if thiamine deficiency develops.

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