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2 Possible Causes for Hyperglycemia during Crises

  • Cerebral Edema

    One of the most dreaded consequences of hyperglycemic crises is cerebral edema, a rare complication seen during the treatment of hyperglycemic crises resulting from overly-aggressive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] fluid resuscitation and rapid correction of hyperglycemia and hyperosmolarity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hematologic Disease

    Brunello A, Kapoor R, Extermann M (2011) Hyperglycemia during chemotherapy for hematologic and solid tumors is correlated with increased toxicity.[archivesofmedicine.com] Daniel BT1 (2000) Glycemic crises in patients with hematologic malignancies. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 12: 297-305.[archivesofmedicine.com]

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