Symptomatic cerebral infarction in a child with severe diabetic ketoacidosis


Guven A., Hancili S., Karatoprak E. , Tasel B.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.27, pp.1001-1004, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jpem-2014-0037
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Page Numbers: pp.1001-1004

Abstract

Background: Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a common initial presentation of pediatric type 1 diabetes mellitus. Intracerebral complications of DKA pose significant mortality and morbidity rates.