Medical

  1. Anion Gap
    Na - (Cl+ HCO3)

    Normal Gap is 12 +/- 2
  2. Calculated Osmolality
    2[Na} + BUN/2.8 + Glucose/18
  3. Osmolal gap
    Measure osmolality - Calculated Osmolality

    Normal gap less than 10
  4. Causes of Anion Gap Acidosis
    • M  Methanol
    • U  Uremia
    • D  DKA

    • P  Paraldehyde
    • Iron, Isoniazid, Inhalants, Inborn errors
    • L  Lactic Acidosis
    • E  Ethanol ketoacidosis/Ethelene glycol
    • S  Salicylates, solvents, starvation
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