Organophosphate intoxication presenting as diabetic keto-acidosis


Akyildiz B. N. , Kondolot M. , Kurtoglu S. , Akın L.

ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS, vol.29, no.2, pp.155-158, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/146532809x440789
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.155-158

Abstract

Organophosphate (OP) poisoning is common in developing countries. The presenting symptoms and signs of OP intoxication are multiple and may cause diffuculty in differential diagnosis, especially in children. A case of OP intoxication is reported who presented as diabetic keto-acidosis.