hyperosmolar


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Related to hyperosmolar: Hyperosmolar coma
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hyperosmolar

adj hiperosmolar
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severe post-traumatic conditions, uncompensated diabetes mellitus, acute myocardial infarction, stroke, embolism, metabolic acidosis, severe sepsis, hypotonic dehydration and hyperosmolar coma).
Dr Abuheliaqa said this could lead to osmolarity, heat stroke, hyperosmolar ketoacidosis or even hypoglacemia.
The important short term complications include diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state.5 The long-term hyperglycemia of DM is associated with dysfunction, damage and failure of various organs, specifically eyes, kidneys, heart, nerves, and blood vessels.6
Out of those 27 patients, 14(52%) experienced DKA, 8(30%) were in a hyperosmolar state, and 5(18%) had hypoglycaemia.
In more severe forms, with neurological symptoms, administration of hyperosmolar saline combined with furosemide may be required.
However, there is still an ongoing debate on the best hyperosmolar infusion (1-3).
Patients diagnosed with a hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state (HHS) were not included.
Pregnant woman with diabetes and people who are undergoing dialysis, have poor glycemic control, unaware of the symptoms of hypoglycemia or who have experienced recurrent hypoglycemia, ketoacidosis, or hyperosmolar hyperglycemia coma in the three months before Ramadan, or are doing intensive physical work are not required to fast, as well as elderly patients living alone.
All patients taking single daily injection of basal insulin, modified basal bolus (regular plus premix), patients admitted with acute complications of DM like diabetic ketoacidosis or hyperosmolar coma and those who were on insulin for less than three months were excluded from the study.
Hyperglycemic crises in diabetes mellitus: diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state.
Hyperosmolar formulas can cause abdominal discomfort, delayed gastric emptying, cramps, diarrhea, and dehydration, and can promote the development of necrotizing enterocolitis and damage to the kidneys and the brain in infants [15].
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