Insulin and glucagon ratio in the patho-physiology of diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic non-ketotic diabetes.

@article{Wahid2006InsulinAG,
  title={Insulin and glucagon ratio in the patho-physiology of diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic non-ketotic diabetes.},
  author={Maryam Wahid and Abdul Khaliq Naveed and Imad Hussain},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={
          11-4
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the role of insulin / glucagon ratio in pathophysiology of diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic non-ketotic diabetes. DESIGN Case control, analytical study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Military Hospital, Rawalpindi from September 2003 to August 2004. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study included 7 patients with diabetic ketoacidosis, 3 patients with hyperosmolar hyperglycemic non-ketotic diabetes, 8 patients with uncontrolled type 1 diabetes mellitus and 12… CONTINUE READING