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Table 2 Results of venous blood gases with anion gap for enrolled patients

From: Screening for B cell, T cell and natural killer cell defects among children with methylmalonic and propionic acidemias

  Mean ± SD Range
pH (7.35–7.45) 7.37 ± 0.11 7.1–7.53
BE (− 2 to + 2 mEq/l) − 0.60 ± 2.26 − 8.5–3.9
HCO3 (35–45) 21.12 ± 2.61 15.8–26.7
Anion gap (3–11) 16.80 ± 2.27 13–21
  1. BE base excess, HCO3 bicarbonate