Hyperammonemia in Myeloma: Dialyze?by
finding of hyperammonemia with a serum ammonia level of 100 umol/L. There was no liver injury evident... noted.
We were consulted regarding the possibility of dialysis to correct the hyperammonemia.
Do we need to correct...
Pearls for Boardsby
1) Topiramate - Watch for non-gap acidosis, nephrolithiasis and hyperammonemia.
2) Jak2 - the intracellular kinase activated by the binding of Epo to the Epo receptor.
3) Live vaccines...