Diabetic Ketoacidosis Mimicking Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Case Report

Siva, Zeynep Oşar; Çelik, Özlem; Büyüktaş, Deram; Dikmen, Yalım; Yılmaz, Erkan
September 2011
Turkish Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism;Sep2011, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p71
Academic Journal
Diabetic ketoacidosis is one of the life-threatening metabolic complications of diabetes mellitus. Here, we report a case of sudden fulminant onset of diabetes mellitus with severe ketoacidosis during the second trimester of pregnancy complicated by fetal death.


Related Articles

  • Pembrolizumab: Diabetic ketoacidosis: case report.  // Reactions Weekly;7/13/2019, Vol. 1761 Issue 1, p296 

    No abstract available.

  • Dengue Preceding Diabetic Ketoacidosis. Wiwanitkit, Viroj // Turkish Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism;Dec2013, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p129 

    A letter to the editor is presented which discusses a case of a 61-year-old female who was diagnosed with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) following dengue.

  • Incidence of Childhood Diabetes in Children Aged Less than 15 Years and Its Clinical and Metabolic Characteristics at the Time of Diagnosis: Data from the Childhood Diabetes Registry of Saxony, Germany. Galler, Angela; Stange, Thoralf; Müller, Gabriele; Näke, Andrea; Vogel, Christian; Kapellen, Thomas; Bartelt, Heike; Kunath, Hildebrand; Koch, Rainer; Kiess, Wieland; Rothe, Ulrike // Hormone Research in Paediatrics;Oct2010, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p285 

    Aims: The Childhood Diabetes Registry in Saxony, Germany, examined the incidence and metabolic characteristics of childhood diabetes. Methods: In the federal state of Saxony, newly diagnosed cases of diabetes in children and adolescents aged less than 15 years were registered continuously from...

  • ASSOCIATION BETWEEN FOETAL GROWTH AND DIFFERENT MATERNAL METABOLIC CHARACTERISTICS IN WOMEN WITH GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS. Krstevska, B.; Velkoska, Nakova V.; Adamova, G.; Simeonova, S.; Dimitrovski, Ch.; Livrinova, V.; Serafimoski, V. // Contributions of Macedonian Academy of Sciences & Arts;2009, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p103 

    Objective: The aim of the study was to investigate the association between foetal growth and different maternal metabolic characteristics in women with gestational diabetes meliltus (GDM). Methods. The study group included 200 consecutive pregnant women who attended the Endocrinology, Diabetes...

  • Is it a Disease or a Symptom? Hyperemesis Gravidarum. Kamalak, Zeynep; Gözükara, İlay; Kabil Kucur, Suna // European Journal of General Medicine;2015, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p273 

    Nausea and vomiting are common symptoms during early pregnancy. Although vomiting is the most obvious concerning symptom, persistent, debilitating nausea can severely adversely affect the woman's quality of life. It is namely Hyperemesis Gravidarum occurs in approximately 0.3-2.0% of...

  • Management of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy. Jarvis, Sheba; Nelson-Piercy, Catherine // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;6/25/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7812, p1407 

    The article discusses the most common symptoms of pregnancy focusing on the management of nausea and vomiting encountered by many medical practitioners in Great Britain. It requires and encourages medical personnel to familiarize themselves with these problems with the suitable investigations...

  • Precipitating Factors, Biological Characteristics and Clinical Manifestations in Patients Admitted With Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Shiraz Nemazee Hospital. Bakhshayeshkaram, M.; Dabbaghmanesh, A. R.; Dabbaghmanesh, M. H.; Ranjbar, Omrani G. H. // Iranian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism;Mar2013, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p1 

    Introduction: Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in diabetic patients. The aim of this study is to provide comparative information and to determine the common precipitating factors, clinical manifestations, and outcome of diabetic ketoacidosis in children and...

  • Prevalence & correlates of metabolic syndrome in alcohol & opioid dependent inpatients. Mattoo, Surendra K.; Chakraborty, Kaustav; Basu, Debasish; Ghosh, Abhishek; Kumar KG, Vijaya; Kulhara, Parmanand // Indian Journal of Medical Research;Sep2011, Vol. 134 Issue 3, p341 

    Background & objectives: The research on the association of metabolic syndrome (MS) and substance abuse is scanty. The present research aimed to study the prevalence and correlates of MS among the inpatients at a Drug De-addiction Centre in north India. Methods: Consecutive male subjects (N=110)...

  • Ketosis-prone diabetes: Identification and management. Colloby, Michele // Journal of Diabetes Nursing;2014, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p352 

    No abstract available.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics