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Severe metabolic acidosis complicating massive ibuprofen overdose.
  1. A. Downie,
  2. A. Ali,
  3. D. Bell
  1. Department of Thoracic Medicine, Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK.


    We report the progress of a patient who presented following the ingestion of ibuprofen in overdose. He survived despite developing an extremely severe metabolic acidosis.

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