Sentence Examples


  • Hence it is of the utmost importance to avoid the use of salts of this metal whenever it is necessary - as in diabetic coma - to increase the alkalinity of the blood rapidly.
  • It is present in very small quantity in normal urine, in the blood, and in larger quantities in diabetic patients.
  • The transplantation of a piece of living pancreas into the tissues of an animal, thus rendered artificially diabetic, is said to restore it to health.
  • It forms a valuable treatment in diabetic coma and eclampsia, acting by diluting the toxins in the blood.
  • In the animal kingdom it occurs in the urine of diabetic patients and of persons addicted to alcohol.