Who Can Develop Diabetic Ketoacidosis?

There are a number of risk factors that can contribute to the development of diabetic ketoacidosis. These include:

Having type 1 diabetes

Having uncontrolled diabetes

Having a history of ketoacidosis

Having an infection or illness

Taking certain medications or having certain medical conditions

It's important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of ketoacidosis and to seek medical attention if they develop.