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[IP] Occult infections

Darlene writes
<< Is it possible you have an infection hiding somewhere in your bod and may
 just not know it yet?>>  
Diminutive patients, small young patients have a propensity to develope
ketosis because of the ease with which they become dehydrated and their
higher rate of metabolism as well as the insulin resistance conferred by
growth hormone. infection should be considered whenever the usual basal
insulin requirements become inadaquate. It could be an infected sebaceous
cyst, tooth or a furuncle or boil 

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