Lecture 17, Endo 18BB

Pancreas dysfunction diabetes mellitus type i

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Unformatted text preview: as Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Classic symptoms of Type I diabetes – – – – – Polyuria Polydipsia Polyphagia Weight loss Wide changes in blood glucose Dysfunction Endocrine Pancreas Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Ketoacidosis - common symptom » Mobilized fat particles cannot be metabolized - build up in Mobilized blood as “ketone bodies” “ketone » Due to excessive ketones – Results in decreases in blood pH - acidosis Results acidosis Dysfunction Endocrine Pancreas Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Ketoacidosis - continued…. – to remove ketones results in the production of to “acetone” “acetone” » Breath w/ a sweet or fruit odor – Coma induced from ketoacidosis Dysfunction Endocrine Pancreas Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Treatment rationale – Avoidance of high and low glucose levels Treatments – Insulin 1. 2. 2. » 1. 1. Allow better control of glucose following eating Dysfunction Endocrine Pancreas Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Treatment (insulin) continued – Insulin degraded in the stomach therefore insulin is Insulin injected injected – Usually subcutaneously – (or) Battery powered pumps Dysfunction Endocrine Pancreas Dysfunction Diabetes Mellitus - Type I Side effects of insulin treatment – Insulin hypertrophy – “fat hypertrophy” – fatty lumps Insulin at the injection site – local fat cell growth at – Insulin antibodies – Allergy to insulin – Insulin resistance – e...
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2013 for the course BIO 205 taught by Professor Dr.cady during the Spring '11 term at Bradley.

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