When managing patients with AG Metabolic Acidosis:
A CAT PILES MUD can help broaden your differential
A - Acetaminophen
C - CO, CN
A - AKA, Starvation ketoacidosis
T - Toluene
P - Paraldehyde, phenformin, propylene glycol
I - Isoniazid, Iron, Ibuprofen, Ischemia
L - Lactate elevation
E - Ethanol, Ethylene glycol
S - Salicylates
M - Methanol, Metformin
U - Uremia
D - DKA
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