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My son od diabitis type 1, Last night sudenly he got realy

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Hello.
JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: My son od diabitis type 1
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Last night sudenly he got realy high teperature
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: He is on insuline pump. I check his keton lvl was 2.3 after call to diabetis team i was able to drop now to 1.0 i gave him paracetamol but temerature is not droping down
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 17 days ago.

Hi there,
I am an experienced Medical Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Diabetes puts your son at high risk for underlying infection.

High fever suggests serious infection.

He needs to be seen in the hospital without delay today for further evaluation.