Diabetes mellitus (type 1, type 2) & diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) – causes & symptoms


Diabetes mellitus (type 1, type 2) & diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) - causes & symptoms

What is diabetes mellitus? Diabetes mellitus is when there’s too much glucose, a type of sugar, in the blood. Diabetes mellitus can be split into type 1, type 2, as well as a couple other subtypes, including gestational diabetes and drug-induced diabetes. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.

This video covers the pathophysiology behind each type, complications (including diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state), symptoms, and management.

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Script/audio/visuals: Tanner Marshall, MS
Reviewer: Rishi Desai, MD, MPH

Special thanks:
Stuart Ray, MD

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  1. You're really good. Got my endocrine and reproduction exam tomorrow!
    You've really helped me.
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  2. A fasting blood sugar level from 100 to 125 mg/dL (5.6 to 7.0 mmol/L) is considered prediabetes, not 110mg/dL

  3. Brilliant informative videos with easy to remember drawings. I wish i discovered your channel sooner, not the day before my exam

  4. Thanks a lot! you helped me understand Diabetes in general in an interesting way 😀
    You made my nursing exam a bit easier!!

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