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RE: [IPk] RE:severe hypo or not



no. Addisons hasn't been mentioned. Isn't that something to do with
adrenaline? I will have to google it.

Brenda, mum of David, 22, (call me Dave) diagnosed 30 May 04




> Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2011 10:29:15 +0100
> Subject: Re: [IPk] RE:severe hypo or not
> From: email @ redacted
> To: email @ redacted
>
> Hi Brenda
>
> Joining the chorus of people who are hoping for the best for David and
> thinking of you!
>
> Has David been checked out for Addison's in the course of the hospital
> investigations?
>
> Melissa
>
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 10:21 AM, Brenda Cookson
> <email @ redacted> wrote:
> > Hi Helen
> >
> > Yes, your experiences do sound similar to David's. Also, as you say,
adding
> > lots of drugs including sedatives, a general anaesthetic, ventilation and
a
> > catheter to the mix have probably delayeed his recovery. I do wish that I
had
> > asked them to consult a diabetes specialist as I don't get the impression
> that
> > they had, even though there is a diabetes department on site whose care
David
> > is under. Now that David is, thankfully, able to understand and consent
> > himself I think I may have missed that window of opportunity, although if
I
> do
> > get the opportunity to talk to any of his ddoctos I will bring it up. If
> > nothing else it may help them if another patient presents with simlar
> > symptoms.
> >
> > Brenda, mum of David, 22
> .
.
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