Can you tell me why my four year old daughter never has ketones when she is high?
Ketone production is dependent upon insulin deficiency. It may be that your daughter's high results are associated with diet and that she has sufficient levels of insulin to prevent ketone production.
Original posting 10 Jul 2001
Posted to Hyperglycemia and DKA
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:23
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