Alkalosis

  • Prevention

    Prevention depends on the cause of the alkalosis. Normally, people with healthy kidneys and lungs do not have significant alkalosis.


    References

    Seifter JL. Acid-base disorders. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 119.


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Kidneys