What disorder has the following lab findings?
Bicarbonate concentration increases
Increase in the 20:1 ratio between cHCO3- and cdCO2
Caused by: Primary bicarbonate excess, Ingestion of excess base, Decreased elimination of base, Loss of acidic fluids, IV administration of bicarbonate, Renal barbonate retention, Prolongs diuretic use, Loss of hydrochloric acid, Intestinal obstruction, Gastric suction, Cushing syndrome, Mineralocorticoid
Metabolic (nonrespiratory) alkalosis