Diabetes and HHNS

Diabetic hyperosmolar syndrome is a serious problem caused by extremely high blood sugar levels. Person with type 2 diabetes are at risk for a problem called hyperosmolar hyperglycemic nonketotic syndrome (HHNS). We can obseve HHNS in type 1 diabetes in very rare causes. HHNS leads to death.

Symptoms:

Diabetic hyperosmolar syndrome can take few days or weeks to develop. Possible symptoms are mentioned below:

  • Blood sugar level of 600 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL) or high
  • Excessive thirst
  • Dry mouth
  • Increased urination
  • Warm, dry skin
  • Fever
  • Drowsiness, confusion
  • Hallucinations
  • Vision loss
  • Convulsions
  • Coma

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