Non-ketotic Hyperglycemia

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Alqudah


60 year old diabetic female patient presented with one day history of hemichorea and athetosis.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Female

Asymmetrically hyperdense left putamen is seen.

Case Discussion

This patient has a long history of uncontroled DM, presented to the ER with right hemichorea and athetosis. Gluco-check at the ER showed glucose of more than 600.

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Case information

rID: 51120
Published: 4th Feb 2017
Last edited: 8th Feb 2017
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