Too High

Multisystem Processes & Disorders


Step 1: View Clinicals

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Step 2: Order Relevant Investigations

1. Renal Functions & Electrolytes
2. Arterial Blood Gases
3. Toxicology Screen
4. CPK, Lactate, Ketone Bodies

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