Blood Gas #6

History: A 33-year-old indigenous man presents with general malaise. Below is his arterial blood gas shortly after arrival:

 pH 6.95  Na 128 mmol/L
 pCO2 21 mmHg  K 4.7 mmol/L
HCO3 4 mmol/L Cl 97 mmol/L
Lactate 0.9 mmol/L Glucose 5.9 mmol/L

 

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