Anesthetic Management of A Parturient With Diabetic Keto-Acidosis

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Rupasinghe M N; Hemmad A R;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.19070/2332-2780-130007
  • Subject: Pregnancy | Diabetic Keto-Acidosis | Anesthesia
    mesheuropmc: nutritional and metabolic diseases | endocrine system diseases

Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in pregnancy is a life threatening medical emergency. It can compromise both the fetus and the mother profoundly. The incidence of DKA during pregnancy ranges between 2 to 3%, and carries a 10–20% risk of fetal death.1 DKA is characterized by... View more
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