A 57 year old lady presents to your ED with abdominal pain, shortness of breath and vomiting for 1 day. She has reduced appetite and last ate 2 days ago.
She has high cholesterol and type II DM and is taking a statin and Jardiamet.She looks unwell.
Vital signs: HR 130/min, BP 100/60
Abdomen – tender epigastrium
Blood results show:
Describe and interpret her blood gas
What are the possible precipitants?