Diabetapedia definition: A diabetic coma is a life-threatening diabetes complication that causes unconsciousness. In those with diabetes, dangerously high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) or dangerously low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) can lead to a diabetic coma.
Reference: Mayo Clinic
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