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Front Endocrinol (Lausanne)


Non-Occlusive Mesenteric Ischemia in Children With Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Case Report and Review of Literature.


Frontino G, Di Tonno R, Castorani V, Rigamonti A, Morotti E, Sandullo F, Scialabba F, Arrigoni F, Foglino R, Dionisi B, Ferri C I C, Zirpoli S, Barera G, Meschi F, Bonfanti R
Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2022; 13:900325.
PMID: 35928892.


Despite the use of technology, recurrent diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) prevention remains an unmet need in children and adolescents with T1D and may be accompanied by life-threatening acute complications. We present a rare case of non-occlusive mesenteric ischemia (NOMI) with overt manifestation after DKA resolution and a discussion of recent literature addressing DKA-associated NOMI epidemiology and pathogenesis in children and adolescents.