hrp0089p3-p121 | Diabetes & Insulin P3 | ESPE2018
, Constantacos Cathrine
Introduction: Neurologic symptoms, such as cerebral edema, stroke, and extrapontine myelinolysis, are rare in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in the absence of severe diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) or chronically poor glycemic control. Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke may account for 10% of intracerebral complications of DKA. DKA increases the risk for neurovascular compromise by several proposed mechanisms, including dehydration, hyperosmolarity, tissue hyp...