Symptoms of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Symptoms of Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Introduction
Diabetic ketoacidosis most often occurs in people with type 1 diabetes. Symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis often develop slowly and usually include excessive thirst, frequent urination, dry mouth, high blood glucose levels, and high levels of ketones in the urine.
Symptoms may also include fatigue, weakness, fruity odor of the breath, confusion, lack of concentration, shortness of breath, nausea and vomiting, dry skin, and flushing of the skin.
If diabetic ketoacidosis is not diagnosed and treated promptly, ketones, which are harmful acids, will continue to build up in the blood and will poison the body, resulting in diabetic coma and death....more about Diabetic Ketoacidosis »
Symptoms of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
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Diabetic Ketoacidosis as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions
When considering symptoms of Diabetic Ketoacidosis, it is also important to consider Diabetic Ketoacidosis as a possible cause of other medical conditions.
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Diabetic Ketoacidosis as a symptom:
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Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Diabetic Ketoacidosis may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Diabetic Ketoacidosis symptoms.