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[IP] Re: basal insulin and ketones

In a message dated 1/9/01 10:58:26 PM Central Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> All true, which is why Type 2s running very high bG levels, and dehydrated,
> generally fall under the curse of going into a NON-KETOTIC-Hyperosmolar coma
> which is every bit as dangerous as DKA.
Didn't someone medical in the group say it was more dangerous?
Like 50% of the people in the non-ketotic-hyperosmolar coma die and only 10% 
in DKA comas?
Of course any one person dying is too many but the stats say the type 2 coma 
is worse.

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