A 39 year old highly functioning professional female is brought to ED complaining of abdominal pain and nausea. She has a VBG performed.
|pH 7.29||Na 138 mmol/L|
|pCO2 28||K 1.4 mmol/L|
|pO2 51||Cl 111 mmol/L|
|HCO3 14||Creatinine 126 mmol/L|
|Glucose 5.7 mmol/L|
|Lactate 1.6 mmol/L|
Her baseline creatinine was 62 three months ago.
Blood Gas # 29