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Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Ketoacidosis, Diabetic) Summary

Description: A life-threatening complication of diabetes mellitus, primarily of TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS with severe INSULIN deficiency and extreme HYPERGLYCEMIA. It is characterized by KETOSIS; DEHYDRATION; and depressed consciousness leading to COMA.

Also Known As: Ketoacidosis, Diabetic; Acidoses, Diabetic; Diabetic Acidoses; Diabetic Ketoacidoses; Diabetic Ketoses Show All >>

Networked: 1525 relevant articles (63 outcomes, 88 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Diabetic Ketoacidosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Insulin (Novolin) : 43 outcomes 29 studies in 514 results : FDA 2
  2. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 77 results : IBA
  3. insulin LISPRO (Humalog) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 10 results : FDA 2
  4. Glucose (Dextrose) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 132 results : FDA 175 Generic
  5. C-Peptide : 2 outcomes in 29 results : IBA
  6. Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda) : 2 outcomes in 20 results : FDA 38 Generic
  7. Glycosylated Hemoglobin A (Glycosylated Hemoglobin) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 10 results : IBA
  8. 3-Hydroxybutyric Acid (beta-Hydroxybutyric Acid) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 34 results : IBA
  9. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 30 results : IBA
  10. Glucagon (Glukagon) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 20 results : FDA 4
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Diseases Related to Diabetic Ketoacidosis

  1. Hyperglycemia
  2. Pancreatitis
  3. Acidosis
  4. Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (Autoimmune Diabetes)
  5. Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Ketoacidosis, Diabetic)
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Key Therapies for Diabetic Ketoacidosis

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  1. Intravenous Infusions : 4 outcomes 1 study in 15 results
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 3 outcomes in 16 results
  3. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation : 2 outcomes in 4 results
  4. Plasmapheresis : 1 outcome in 4 results
  5. Subcutaneous Injections : 1 outcome in 2 results
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