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Should I talk to my doctor about my acid-base metabolism disorder symptoms?

If you or your child experience symptoms that could be caused by an acid-base metabolism disorder, you should see your doctor. These symptoms may include hyperventilation, confusion, severe weakness or drowsiness, and increasing nausea. You should seek emergency medical care for the following conditions: seizures, unconsciousness, severe breathing problems, and other symptoms that have worsened very quickly.

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