World Journal of Nephrology and Urology, ISSN 1927-1239 print, 1927-1247 online, Open Access
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Volume 3, Number 4, December 2014, pages 162-166

Therapeutic Plasmapheresis in Primary Presentation of Diabetes Mellitus With Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hypertriglyceridemia and Acute Pancreatitis


Figure 1.
Figure 1. CT scan from day 1 of hospitalization showing diffusely inflamed pancreas.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Triglyceride levels during hospital stay. The exact day 1 triglyceride level was undetermined but for graphical presentation, it has been included as the cutoff of 816 mg/dL. Red bars represent plasmapheresis sessions.