Diabetic Coma (Hyperglycaemia)
Diabetic Coma, Ketoacidosis
When Blood Sugar levels are high patient becomes dull, extreme weakness, vomiting feels sleepy, skin is dry and breathlessness Drowsy and unconscious and coma.
Why this Happens (Seen under following circumstances)
Urine will show-ketones (Normal urine will not show ketones)
Prevention and Treatment
All diabetic patients should know about hyperglycaemia and diabetic coma. Parents and relatives should be told about warning signs of diabetic coma. So that appropriate steps could be taken to prevent it. Patients should be shifted to hospital immediately where proper treatment can be given.
Insulin therapy along with other measures can save the life. So delay in shifting patient to good Medical Centre/Hospital should be avoided.
Hyperglycaemia(High Blood Sugar)
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