diabetic coma

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Synonyms for diabetic coma

coma that can develop in inadequately treated cases of diabetes mellitus

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had also been diagnosed posthumously with diabetes and that the cause of death had also been reported as diabetic shock.
The young Toyota driver had been about to go into diabetic shock and may have blacked out before hitting my rental vehicle.
A QUICK-thinking tot was hailed a hero yesterday after running down his street calling for help when his mother went into diabetic shock.
Roosevelt Sims was experiencing diabetic shock, but an Amtrak crew thought he was drunk.
So, does Jack really have DCS, or maybe he had a stroke or maybe he is in diabetic shock.
In fact, ketosis is a symptom of diabetic shock because it arises when glucose metabolism is suppressed.
But, at that moment, it was other thoughts he was trying to erase from his mind - the faces of old friends who had gone into the hospital in diabetic shock and never made it out.
All I know is that a man in diabetic shock was driving the wrong way down a four lane highway and hit my car head on.
D'Arcangelo said one man came to the food pantry after suffering diabetic shock.