The first presentation of diabetes in a four-month-old infant with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) precipitating by COVID-19: a case report [post]

Elham Maleki, Amir Baniasad, Mina Sepehran, Najmeh Davoudian
2021 unpublished
Diabetes mellitus is rare in infants and causes a high mortality when complicated with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).The concomitant of COVID-19 and DKA in four-month infant with first presentation of neonatal diabetes shows that COVID-19 can accelerate the onset of DKA, and we should consider this in the clinical context.
doi:10.22541/au.162927045.59295984/v1 fatcat:d67d43wybzctjk6uvlet5b5eai