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Diabetic Ketoacidosis - What Is Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Jan 12, 2009 ... Diabetic ketoacidosis, or DKA, is a serious and possibly life-threatening condition that results from not having enough insulin. Those with type 1 ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/glossaryofdiabetesterms/g/Ketoacidosis.htm
Ketoacidosis Diabetes Emergency - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Apr 13, 2012 ... Ketoacidosis, or DKA, is a serious condition and a diabetes emergency. During DKA your body is searching for fuel because it doesn't have the ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/schooldaycareandlaws/a/keto_emergency.htm
Ketone Testing as Part of Your Diabetes Management Plan
Jun 26, 2014 ... If you have ketones, it might lead to the development of ketoacidosis, a dangerous condition where your body is being poisoned by the high ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/managingtype1diabetes/a/ketone_testing.htm
Diabetic Ketoacidosis - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
Aug 25, 2006 ... Diabetic ketoacidosis, aka DKA, is a serious complication of diabetes, which occurs when a very high blood sugar level (above 300 mg/dL) is ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/glossaryofterms/g/ketoacidosis.htm
Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention
Dec 27, 2006 ... A serious complication of diabetes is diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). What are the symptoms, treatment and prevention strategies for diabetic ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/preventingcomplications/a/ketoacidosis.htm
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) - First Aid - About.com
Aug 31, 2014 ... If you were a car and your fuel pump broke down while you had a full gas tank, you'd have the makings of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).
http://firstaid.about.com/od/seizurecoma/fl/Diabetic-Ketoacidosis-DKA.htm
Endocrinology (including Diabetes): ketoacidosis, acid base ...
Mar 3, 2004 ... acid base balance, blood glucose, ketosis: Ketones are normally present in the bloodstream, but when their concentration exceeds 70 mg/dl, ...
http://experts.about.com/q/Endocrinology-including-Diabetes-968/ketoacidosis.htm
Post-Op Concerns for Diabetes and Surgery - Type 2 Diabetes
Jul 7, 2014 ... Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA): Surgery and/or other complications can increase levels of stress hormones, making insulin less effective. If insulin ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/whatisdiabetes/a/diabetes-and-surgery-post-op-concerns.htm
Diabetic Emergencies -- Diabetes -- DKA - First Aid - About.com
What is Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)? Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) takes a long time to happen, but often isn't noticed until things suddenly change. Share.
http://firstaid.about.com/od/seizurecoma/
Diabetes Tips During Pregnancy - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
Jun 25, 2014 ... ... for ketones (acids) to rule out ketoacidosis, which can sometimes cause a miscarriage. Ketoacidosis occurs when the body lacks insulin.
http://diabetes.about.com/od/preventreversetypeii/a/pregnantDM.htm
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