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What are some complications of diabetic ketoacidosis?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
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In brief: Many

Low blood sugar, low potassium, death, brain swelling are possible.

In brief: Many

Low blood sugar, low potassium, death, brain swelling are possible.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology

In brief: Variety

Dka is a medical emergency caused by Insulin deficiency, high blood sugar, and ketoacidosis.
Severe dehydration, rapid/deep breathing, electrolyte imbalance, abdominal pain, mental status changes, and death if not treated. Treatment involves IV insulin, fluids and electrolytes, eventually glucose is added.

In brief: Variety

Dka is a medical emergency caused by Insulin deficiency, high blood sugar, and ketoacidosis.
Severe dehydration, rapid/deep breathing, electrolyte imbalance, abdominal pain, mental status changes, and death if not treated. Treatment involves IV insulin, fluids and electrolytes, eventually glucose is added.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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