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acidosis
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
A pathologic condition of acid accumulation or depletion of base in the body. The two main types are respiratory acidosis and metabolic acidosis, due to metabolic acid build up.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/2754.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/2754
Used For
metabolic acidosis
Broader Term
metabolic diseases
Narrower Term
ketosis
ruminal acidosis
Related Term
acid-base balance
acid tolerance
acidity
acids
body fluids
electrolytes
Spanish
acidosis
Term Number
2754