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Term Definition
Metabolic Acidosis

Decreased pH and bicarbonate concentration of the body fluids caused either by the accumulation of excess acids stronger than carbonic acid or by abnormal losses of bicarbonate from the body. A metabolic derangement of acid-base balance where the blood pH is abnormally low.

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