ketoacidosis


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ketoacidosis

[‚kēd·ō‚as·ə′dō·səs]
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According to the FDA, the Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS) database identified 20 cases of acidosis reported as diabetic ketoacidosis, ketoacidosis or ketosis in patients treated with SGLT-2 inhibitors from March 2013 to June 2014.
The pump has its own problems like rapid onset of diabetic ketoacidosis in case of pump failure.
Diabetic ketoacidosis occurs in diabetics when the body cannot use sugar (glucose) as a fuel source due to an insulin deficiency and uses fat as fuel instead.
Alcoholic ketoacidosis associated with multiple complications: report of 3 cases.
Those who had Diabetic Ketoacidosis three months prior to Ramadan
More than 1,500 children in Wales have Type 1 diabetes, which, if left untreated, can lead to diabetic ketoacidosis, dangerously high blood glucose levels that can lead to coma or death.
She was killed by a condition known as ketoacidosis, where the body breaks down alcohol-tainted fatty acids to generate energy.
10 Presentations with the combination of ketoacidosis and hyperosmolality are recognised, (6,7,11-16) and have variably been described as ketoacidosis with hyperosmolality or hyperosmolar state with ketoacidosis, depending on whether ketoacidosis or hyperosmolality was considered dominant.
Patients with type 1 diabetes (T1DM) have an absolute requirement for insulin therapy and will develop diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) if not given insulin.
Patients with diabetic ketoacidosis can have a fruity odour in their breath and skin," says Dr Misra.
Studies then focus on specific complications, such as ketoacidosis and the hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state, hyperglycemia in acute stroke, cognition in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes, diabetes and depression, and central nervous system involvement with diabetic neuropathy.