Acid-Base Disorders

Mnemonic for
Causes of Anion Gap Acidosis

(MUDPILES)

M - Methanol  
U - Uremia  
D - DKA / AKA  
P - Paraldehyde / phenformin  
I - Iron / INH  
L - Lactic acidosis  
E - Ethylene glycol  
S - Salicylates

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