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What does HAGMA stand for?

HAGMA stands for High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis (medical disorder)

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The high osmolar gap in our patient (334 mOsm/kg measured vs 302 mOsm/kg calculated) with an unexplained high anion gap metabolic acidosis was suggestive of the presence of a toxic compound.
We highlight the case of a 35-year-old woman who presented initially with an uncomplicated staphylococcal pneumonia but who went on to develop a transient but severe high anion gap metabolic acidosis associated with markedly increased urinary excretion of 5-oxoproline but with no clinical evidence of any of the features of the inherited disorders of glutathione synthesis.