Which medical setting ,specific risk for critical illnes polyneuropathy & myopathy?.


Conclusion. Very frequently seeing thing but nobody answered. The correct answer is HYPERGLYCEMIA .Critical illness polyneuropathy,myopathy or combination of neuropathy and myopathy are commonly seen entities in the setting of prolonged critical illness.Well established risk factors for critical illnesspolyneuropathy and myopathy include greater severity of multi organ dysfunction,female sex,prolonged mechanical ventilation,and hypoglycemia.

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