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15 Possible Causes for Denial, Starvation Ketosis

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[emedicine.medscape.com] Self-denial was continued until her planned discharge; however, positive behavioural change was recorded whilst her blood showed normokalaemia for a whole week until her discharge[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] or becoming fat (despite significantly low body weight) Disturbance in the experience of body weight or shape; undue influence of weight or shape on self-evaluation, or denial[magnolia-creek.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[pubs.sciepub.com] This symptom, called denial, is almost always present in the disease of alcoholism. See alcoholic denial .[healthyplace.com] In the mid-20th century, the death of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin resulted in a shift from official denial that any significant alcohol problem existed in the Soviet Union[britannica.com]

  • Malnutrition

    Ketosis, loss of body weight and muscular power accompany a lower metabolic rate.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The Iowa State Medical examiner's office says the malnutrition was caused by denial of critical care.[desmoinesregister.com] It is compatible with life and the same metabolic changes occur as in starvation but to a lesser degree.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[web.archive.org] […] versus control patients found a lower mortality rate in patients undergoing bariatric surgery compared to patients who did not have surgery because of insurance company denial[clinical.diabetesjournals.org] Starvation ketosis and alcoholic ketoacidosis are distinguished by clinical history and by plasma glucose concentrations that range from mildly elevated (rarely 200 mg/dl)[web.archive.org]

  • Gout

    Decreased tubular secretion of urate occurs in patients with acidosis (eg, diabetic ketoacidosis, ethanol or salicylate intoxication, starvation ketosis).[emedicine.medscape.com] […] of the gout, have thenceforward resolutely abstained from rich living and from wine and strong drinks of all kinds, and who have been rewarded for their prudence and self-denial[en.wikisource.org]

  • Gouty Arthritis

    […] of the gout, have thenceforward resolutely abstained from rich living and from wine and strong drinks of all kinds, and who have been rewarded for their prudence and self-denial[en.wikisource.org] Decreased tubular secretion of urate occurs in patients with acidosis (eg, diabetic ketoacidosis, ethanol or salicylate intoxication, starvation ketosis).[emedicine.com]

  • Gestational Diabetes

    ketosis. 52 Further research evaluating the treatment of GDM with different dietary compositions is needed.[journal.diabetes.org] If you've just been diagnosed with gestational diabetes you may be feeling shocked, upset, overwhelmed, guilty, distressed, in denial, or asking "why me?".[gestationaldiabetes.co.uk] […] limit on total carbohydrate and a distribution of carbohydrate throughout the day at several meals and snacks in order to achieve normal blood glucose levels and prevent starvation[journal.diabetes.org]

  • Postrenal Azotemia

    Protein intake should be balanced to minimize nitrogenous waste production while limiting starvation ketosis and subsequent production of ketoacids.[aafp.org] You or your loved one may be thinking about appealing the denial by the Social Security Administration. If you do, remember this.[disabilitycasereview.com]

  • Diabetic Coma

    "I believe that because we [her family] were all in denial; we were so stubborn about learning about the disease itself that we didn’t care," she says.[everydayhealth.com] Ketosis and ketoacidosis may also be seen with starvation, alcoholism, and with high-fat, low-carbohydrate diets.[labtestsonline.org] Ketosis and ketoacidosis may also be seen in non-diabetics, people with starvation, alcoholism, and with high-fat, low-carbohydrate diets.[labtestsonline.org]

  • Metabolic Alkalosis

    ketosis or acidosis with improved cellular function Laxative abuse Symptoms and Signs Symptoms and signs of mild alkalaemia are usually related to the underlying disorder[pathology.leedsth.nhs.uk] PaO 2 (FiO 2 ) 85 (0.5) 70 (0.3) PaO 2 (FiO 2 ) 80 (0.3) 110 PaCO 2 38 42 PaCO 2 40 52 HCO 3 - 41 28 HCO 3 - 45 62 pH 7.66 7.46 pH 7.69 7.7 BE 19.3 5 BE 24.7 39.1 Despite denials[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and hypomagnesaemia Bicarbonate excess Milk alkali syndrome Oral bicarbonate therapy Contraction alkalosis Dehydration due to diuretics or sweat loss Other Resolution of starvation[pathology.leedsth.nhs.uk]

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