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- noun medicine a medical condition marked by an abnormally high concentration of
hydrogenions in a person's blood
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However, in Rehan's case his globus pallidus had been destroyed by his specific condition, called methylmalonic acidaemia.
Slide 11: Moderate shock plus Feeble pulses Hypotension-SBP < 90mm Hg Metabolic acidaemia Irritability, drowsiness and coma.