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of 'Critical illness during pregnancy and the peripartum period'
Diabetic ketoacidosis in pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 1999;26(3):481.
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) remains a medical emergency with high maternal and fetal mortality. Prompt recognition and resuscitative therapy markedly improves outcome. The pathophysiology and management of DKA in pregnancy is discussed in detail in this article.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.