Diabetic Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome

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Latest Advance
  • Condition: Type 2 Diabetes
  • Journal: Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi
  • Treatment Used: Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitors
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes an elderly patient with type 2 diabetes mellitus switched to sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitor who developed atypical hyperosmolar hyperglycemic (high blood sugar) state and diabetic ketoacidosis treated with insulin pump treatment and fluid supplementation.