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Descriptor English:   Diabetic Coma 
Descriptor Spanish:   Coma Diabético 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Coma Diabético 
Synonyms English:   Coma, Diabetic
Comas, Diabetic
Diabetic Comas  
Tree Number:   C19.246.099.750
Definition English:   A state of unconsciousness as a complication of diabetes mellitus. It occurs in cases of extreme HYPERGLYCEMIA or extreme HYPOGLYCEMIA as a complication of INSULIN therapy. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coordinate IM with specific type of diabetes mellitus (IM) if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   3949 
Unique Identifier:   D003926 

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