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Metabolic and Endocrine Emergencies in Children

  • Yasmin Baki
Chapter

Abstract

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a paediatric emergency with significant mortality and morbidity, in particular from cerebral oedema.

Keywords

Blood Glucose Eating Disorder Cerebral Oedema Diabetic Ketoacidosis Glycogen Storage Disease 
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Hypoglycaemia

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© Springer India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.St George’s University Hospital Foundation TrustLondonUK

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