DIABETIC KETO ACIDOSIS (DKA)
DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS
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Last Updated : 5/22/2016
Vijayakumar Madhava
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Introduction
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) is the most severe acute complication of type 1 diabetes. About 30-40% of freshly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients present with DKA. This condition is also the commonest cause of death in these children.

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Vijayakumar Madhava
Additional Professor, Department of Pediatrics,
Government Medical College, Kozhikode


First Created : 5/22/2016
Last Updated : 5/22/2016

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