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Re: [IP] DKA question



In a message dated 6/8/01 10:38:25 PM Central Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:


> Can anyone explain why you are 
> more likely to get DKA when on a pump then on MDI injections please?  

This is because you have no long-acting insulin lingering in the background 
which prevents hypoinsulinemia..... you always have it there which HELPS keep 
you out of DKA but does NOT prevent it...
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