acidosis is a form of intoxication due to the retention of these toxic acids in the body.
As the sarco-lactic acid liberated in the muscles is not oxygenated a condition of acidosis ensues.
Evidently the acidosis fad is to be overworked as was the old uric acid diathesis, of unsavory memory.
When acidosis becomes extreme, the diabetic patient is apt at any time to succumb to the dreaded diabetic coma.
Cause of acidosis is believed to be an impairment of metabolism, especially in regard to the fats.
acidosis may develop in typhoid fever patients and must be guarded against.
The behavior of the fat in the body should be carefully watched and the amount reduced at the first evidence of acidosis.
acidosis ac·i·do·sis (ās'ĭ-dō'sĭs)
n. pl. ac·i·do·ses (-sēz')
An abnormal increase in the acidity of body fluids, caused either by accumulation of acids or by depletion of bicarbonates.