A successfully treated case of hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state complicated with rhabdomyolysis, acute kidney injury, and ischemic colitis.

@article{Izumi2010AST,
  title={A successfully treated case of hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state complicated with rhabdomyolysis, acute kidney injury, and ischemic colitis.},
  author={Tomoko Izumi and Eiichi Shimizu and Toshihiko Imakiire and Yuichi Kikuchi and Satoshi Oshima and Takao Kubota and Yukiya Hakozaki},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={49 21},
  pages={2321-6}
}
A 48-year-old Japanese male was admitted to our hospital due to hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state (HHS), combined with rhabdomyolysis and acute kidney injury. His blood sugar levels were gradually decreased by fluid resuscitation and insulin infusion; however, his renal function worsened, and he developed bloody stools. He required continuous… CONTINUE READING