Lab Case 14

A 28 year old man presents to your Emergency Department with epigastric pain. Describe and Interpret his  ABG on room air pH 7.65   (7.36-7.44)                                                                Na 140 (136-145) pCO2 16  (36-44)                                                                      K 3.8 (3.3-5) pO2 130                                                                                    Cl 110 HCO3 19 (24+/-2)                                                                     Gluc 6.9 Lactate … Continue reading