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Severe Diabetic Ketoacidosis And Acute Pancreatitis Precipitated By Olanzapine In A Nondiabetic Patient

Vikash Singh1, Pradipta Bhakta1*, Sabir Saeed2 and Rajesh Kumar Jain3 1Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive care, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Ireland 2Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management, University of Saskatchewan, Moose Jaw Union Hospital, 455 Fairford Street E S6H 1H3, Canada 3Locum Consultant, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, AMCNH, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland Corresponding Author : Pradipta Bhakta Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive care Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Ireland Tel: 00353-894137596 E-mail: [email protected] Received February 22, 2015; Accepted March 27, 2015; Published March 29, 2015 Citation: Singh V, Bhakta P, Saeed S, Jain RK (2015) Severe Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Acute Pancreatitis Precipitated by Olanzapine in a Nondiabetic Patient. J Clin Case Rep 5:501. doi:10.4172/2165-7920.1000501 Copyright: © 2015 Singh V, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credit Continue reading >>

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