What Is Diabetic Ketoacidosis?

What Is Diabetic Ketoacidosis?

Diabetic ketoacidosis also referred to as DKA, is a buildup of acids in your blood. It may occur when your blood sugar is too large for a long time. DKA is a significant complication of diabetes and may be life-threatening, but it usually takes several hours to become that severe. It is possible to treat it and prevent it, too.