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Does ketoacidosis occur for the patient with diabetes mellitus type 2?
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Both
It can occur in both type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

In brief: Both
It can occur in both type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
In brief: Very rarely
Patients with type 2 diabetes still make plenty of Insulin ( just not enough to keep their blood sugars in normal range).
That amount is still enough to prevent DKA most of the time.

In brief: Very rarely
Patients with type 2 diabetes still make plenty of Insulin ( just not enough to keep their blood sugars in normal range).
That amount is still enough to prevent DKA most of the time.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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