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SEPTEMBER 27, 2014 [Acidosis, DKA] Handbook of Diabetes, 4th Edition, Excerpt #11: Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperglycaemic.
Rudy Bilous, MD, FRCP Richard Donnelly, MD, PHD, FRCP, FRACP Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a state of severe uncontrolled diabetes caused by insulin deficiency.
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DIABETES IN CONTROL [Acidosis, DKA] Hyperglycemic Emergencies
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2010
The two most serious hyperglycemic emergencies are diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA
) and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state (HHS). DKA
most commonly occurs in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus or pancreatic disease, while HHS occurs more frequently with Type 2 diabetes. Metformin, in renally impaired patients, may also contribute to DKA
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CANDY HEARTS [Acidosis, DKA] Candy Hearts: In The Nick of Time.
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011
Diabetic Ketone Acidosis
). THE STORY OF ONE FAMILYS JOURNEY WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES AND CELIAC DISEASE. Click HERE. Friday, February 11, 2011 In The Nick of Time. Fatigue Dry mouth. Frequent urination. Thirsty. Itchy spots. Abdominal pain. Vomiting. Headache. Blurred vision. Increased respiration rate. Weakness. More urination. MORE >>
RIDE TO REMEDY [Acidosis, DKA] A Previously Unwritten Letter – Dear Dead Worthless Pancreas
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2007
It took them (the doctors) four days to get me out of diabetic keto acidosis
, pumping insulin into me through an IV, pumping fluids though the same IV and pumping morphine into me to get me to relax enough that I could breathe and so that they could reason with me. I was completely against the counselor thing. It hurts. I hated her for it. MORE >>