Lactic Acidosis

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Lactic Acidosis

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United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation strives to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cures of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Lactic Acidosis" for support, advocacy or research.

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation strives to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cures of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.

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Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Lactic Acidosis" returned 312 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Dietetic treatment with fructose in a 5-year-old girl with recurrent D-lactic acidosis].
 

Author(s): Lourdes Travieso Suárez, Pilar Quijada Fraile, Consuelo Pedrón Giner

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D-lactic acidosis is an infrequent complication, mainly reported in patients with short bowel syndrome. It is characterized by recurrent episodes of encephalopathy with elevated serum D-lactic acid, usually associating metabolic acidosis. The presence of D-lactate-producing bacteria ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Risk of lactic acidosis in type 2 diabetes patients using metformin: A case control study.
 

Author(s): Abdellatif Aharaz, Anton Pottegård, Daniel Pilsgaard Henriksen, Jesper Hallas, Henning Beck-Nielsen, Annmarie Touborg Lassen

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Metformin constitutes first-line treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is presumed to have lactic acidosis as a dangerous, but rare, side effect.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Presenting with Liver Infiltration and Severe Lactic Acidosis.
 

Author(s): Ayman Hassan Sayyed, Aamer Aleem, Mohammad Sami Al-Katari, Fatma Algahtani, Khaldoon Aljerian, Talha A Aleem, Khalid Alsaleh

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BACKGROUND Type-B lactic acidosis is a rare complication of solid tumors and hematological malignancies. It occurs secondary to Warburg effect, when glucose metabolism in cancer cells switches from the oxidative pathway to the glycolytic pathway. Malignant lactic acidosis is a life-threatening ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Lactic Acidosis" returned 39 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The risk factors of linezolid-induced lactic acidosis: A case report and review.
 

Author(s): Yiyang Mao, Danping Dai, Haiying Jin, Yangyang Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(36):e12114.

 

In recent years, linezolid is increasingly used in multidrug-resistant bacteria therapy. At the same time, linezolid-induced lactic acidosis has been continually reported as a serious side effect. Notably, to our knowledge, there are limited available literatures that evaluate risk ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Rhabdomyolysis, lactic acidosis, and multiple organ failure during telbivudine treatment for hepatitis B: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Jinxin Zheng, Minggui Deng, Xiaoliang Qiu, Zhong Chen, Duoyun Li, Xiangbin Deng, Qiwen Deng, Zhijian Yu

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Telbivudine can cause severe side effects, including myositis, neuritis, rhabdomyolysis, and lactic acidosis. However, reported cases of telbivudine leading to multiple organ failure are rare. Here, we report a case of telbivudine-induced severe polymyositis, lactic acidosis, and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Serum lactate level and mortality in metformin-associated lactic acidosis requiring renal replacement therapy: a systematic review of case reports and case series.
 

Author(s): Hung-Chieh Yeh, I-Wen Ting, Ching-Wei Tsai, Jenn-Yu Wu, Chin-Chi Kuo

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The current practice concerning timing, mode, and dose of renal replacement therapy (RRT) in patients with metformin-associated lactic acidosis (MALA) with renal failure remains unknown. To investigate whether serum lactate level and prescription pattern of RRT are associated with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Investigation of the Correlation Between Plasma Concentration of Linezolid Antibiotic and Treatment Response and Adverse Reactions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Myelosuppression; Lactic Acidosis; Peripheral Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2017

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Lactate Acidosis in Postoperative Hearts
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Post-cardiac Surgery; Hyperlactatemia

 

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2018

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Thiamine vs. Placebo to Increase Oxygen Consumption After Cardiac Arrest
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cardiac Arrest; Shock; Lactic Acidosis; Thiamin Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2017

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