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Re: [IPp] re: hospital - ketones



Kerri, 
That would make sense if the Hct is high due to dehydration, wouldn't it?

Carol

> Carol, never mind about heparin and diabetes...I found the
> answer. I *vaguely* remembered reading something about using it
> in DKA (but couldn't remember why) so I looked it up in one of my
> books. They do indeed use it in DKA when severe dehydration is
> present (assuming there are no contraindications for its use.)
> So, for what it's worth...  :)
> 
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