Clinical and Laboratory ObservationPancreatic enzyme elevations in children with diabetic ketoacidosis☆
Review articleOpen access
2004/07/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2004.03.050
Journal: The Journal of Pediatrics
AbstractThe incidence of pancreatic enzyme elevations in children with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) compared with children with newly diagnosed diabetes without DKA was assessed in a prospective study.Pancreatic enzyme elevations, particularly hyperlipasemia, are common but not associated with significant symptomatology. Acute pancreatitis was diagnosed in 2% of children with DKA.
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