European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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Beyond weight loss: a review of the therapeutic uses of very-low-carbohydrate (ketogenic) diets

A Paoli, A Rubini, J S Volek and K A Grimaldi

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Table 1. Blood levels during a normal diet, ketogenic diet and diabetic ketoacidosis11

Blood levelsNormal dietKetogenic dietDiabetic ketoacidosis
Glucose (mg/dl)80–12065–80>300
Insulin (μU/l)6–236.6–9.4 0
KB conc (mM/l)0.17/8>25
pH7.47.4<7.3
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