Diabetes Mellitus

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by DaveAlmendarez DaveAlmendarez (New) New

What are the signs and symptoms of a person experiencing ketoacidosis or DKA caused by their diabetes?

BloomNurseRN, ASN, BSN, RN

Specializes in CMSRN. Has 10 years experience. 1 Article; 722 Posts

Is this a homework question?

BecomingNursey

BecomingNursey

Specializes in Emergency Nursing. 334 Posts

If this is a homework question, the answer is in your med-surg textbook.

Pangea Reunited, ASN, RN

Has 6 years experience. 1,547 Posts

I'm surprised you weren't too lazy to create an account and type out this question.

WellThatsOod

WellThatsOod

897 Posts

Can't you find this out with Google?

Making an account on a forum seems like so much work for homework you don't want to do yourself.

WellThatsOod

WellThatsOod

897 Posts

But, since it is your name I'm guessing you made your account with Facebook. I did that, had to change my user name.

mmc51264, ADN, BSN, MSN, RN

Specializes in orthopedic; Informatics, diabetes. Has 10 years experience. 3,075 Posts

DKA is ketoacidosis. Type I? DM2? They have Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state

Dogen

Dogen

Specializes in Behavioral Health. Has 1 years experience. 897 Posts

Enlarged lymphzones, agranulocytosis of the lips and tongue, Chadwick's sign, and borborygmus.

You're welcome.

WKShadowNP, DNP, APRN

Specializes in Hospital medicine; NP precepting; staff education. Has 21 years experience. 1 Article; 2,077 Posts

Enlarged lymphzones, agranulocytosis of the lips and tongue, Chadwick's sign, and borborygmus.

You're welcome.

Oh Dogen. :)

Farawyn

Has 25 years experience. 12,646 Posts

Enlarged lymphzones, agranulocytosis of the lips and tongue, Chadwick's sign, and borborygmus.

You're welcome.

I have borborygmus right now. WK, can you check my shuga?