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Table 2 Clinical course during hospitalization

From: Myxedema coma precipitated by diabetic ketoacidosis after total thyroidectomy: a case report

  Glucose mg/L AG nmol/L Na mEq/L K mEq/L Cl mEq/L Osm mosm/L TSH uII/mL Free T4 ng/dL T3 ng/dL Neurologic status  
Admission 1020 > 44 138 5.9 84 386 34.126 < 0.01 < 0.01 GCS 10/15 Insulin pump
IVF
Liothyronine
Levothyroxine
HD #2 306 19.5 149 4.0 110 331     GCS 14/15  
HD #3 278 11.45 143 3.6 108 308 41.399 0.19 < 0.01 GCS 15/15 Insulin SQ
Discharge (HD #11) 145   138 4.5 101 296 21.798 1.02 1.04   
  1. AG anion gap, GCS Glasgow Coma Scale, HD hospital day, IVF intravenously administered fluid, Osm calculated serum osmolarity, SQ subcutaneous, T3 triiodothyronine, T4 thyroxine, TSH thyroid-stimulating hormone