9 mmol/l, with or without a high anion gap metabolic acidosis.
What does HAGMA stand for?
HAGMA stands for High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis (medical disorder)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Although this patient appeared to have had a high anion gap metabolic acidosis with respiratory alkalosis, other acid-base imbalances can occur in AKA.
After speaking with the resident, I explained to her that classic methanol toxicity presentation includes a high anion gap metabolic acidosis with an elevated osmolar gap.
High anion gap metabolic acidosis (HAGMA) is an occasional finding in subjects admitted to hospital emergency departments.
We highlight the case of a 35-year-old woman who presented initially with an uncomplicated staphylococcal pneumonia but who went on to develop a transient but severe high anion gap metabolic acidosis associated with markedly increased urinary excretion of 5-oxoproline but with no clinical evidence of any of the features of the inherited disorders of glutathione synthesis.