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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Warncke, Katharina; Dressel, Petra; Ziegler, Anette-G; Steinborn, Marc; Bonfig, Walter; Burdach, Stefan; Engelsberger, Ilse 
Title:
Severe pretreatment cerebral edema in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes. 
Abstract:
Cerebral edema (CE) is a rare and dangerous complication of diabetic ketoacidosis. In typical cases, it may develop during several hours after the beginning of ketoacidosis therapy. Nevertheless, CE sometimes occurs before the start of any therapy - as for the patient in this report here.We describe a 12-year-old girl with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes, presenting with severe headache and disorientation. Diabetes-related symptoms were not reported by the family. Clinical investigation revealed...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Horm Res Paediatr 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
81 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
285-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1663-2818 
TUM Institution:
Kinderklinik und Poliklinik