ketoacidosis

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ketoacidosis

[‚kēd·ō‚as·ə′dō·səs]
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Diabetic ketoacidosis is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in young children with type 1 diabetes mellitus (8).
Over a five-day period, 61 patients developed diabetic ketoacidosis during their hospital stay.
Last year, she battled for life in hospital after being diagnosed with life-threatening diabetic ketoacidosis and Type 1 diabetes.
We did not associate any of the other warning signs leading up to this and he was already displaying symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis.
Acute complications include diabetic ketoacidosis and nonketotic hyperosmolar coma.
A 39-year-old man with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) was admitted with diabetic ketoacidosis precipitated by an upper respiratory tract infection.
In 2008, Chris Lynch's life was transformed in four dramatic days when he was hospitalized with diabetic ketoacidosis, hyperkalemia, and atrial fibrillation.
The reagent can quantifiably detect the presence of ketones in patients with suspected diabetic ketoacidosis.
A Consensus Statement from the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes: Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state.