Lab case 25 – Interpretation

A 22 year old female with severe hypochloraemic, hypokalaemic compensated metabolic alkalosis. She has moderate hyponatraemia, volume depletion (high Urea, lactate). There is also mild hypercalcaemia. Causes include: 1. Medical –  Hyperemesis Gravidarum, UTI, Hepatitis, Gastroenteritis, 2. Surgical – Peptic Ulcer … Continue reading