SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Critical Care III
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Cerebral edema in the setting of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a complication that occurs almost exclusively in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus, and has a mortality rate of 20 to 90%. We present a case of DKA in an adult with type 2 diabetes mellitus.