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Reversible Cerebral Oedema Complicating Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Br Med J 1970; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5725.746 (Published 26 September 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;3:746
  1. Allan L. Metzger,
  2. Arthur H. Rubenstein

    Abstract

    A young man with diabetic ketoacidosis developed the clinical features of cerebral oedema. This resolved without specific treatment. The mortality from ketoacidosis might be reduced if the syndrome was suspected and treated earlier.