[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] DKA - coma

Coma - stage of unconsciousness - 
Doesn't this happen with hypos as well as DKA - 

Diabetic Coma defined at
A severe emergency in which a person is not conscious because the blood 
glucose (sugar) is too low or too high. If the glucose level is too low, the 
person has hypoglycemia; if the level is too high, the person has 
hyperglycemia and may develop ketoacidosis. See also: Hyperglycemia; 
hypoglycemia; diabetic ketoacidosis

for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml