answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

This sounds (literally) like a life or death question. You may want to contact a medical professional about this.

Answer

Hmm... that's touchy. Honestly, depending on just how bad this man's health is unless he is within finger's reach of sufficient insulin, plenty of food, and most importantly a hospital he'd die pretty quick. Probably a heartstorm or spontaneous kidney failure (even if he undergoes regular dialysis) not to mention his eye sight might disappear within so many minutes just before unconciousness.

If you're thinking about trying this as a prank DON'T DO IT!! Regardless of the legal definition, morally if you do this knowing his vulnerabilities it's kind of like comitting first degree murder especially if he's a type 1 (insulin dependant) diabetic.

Is this some kind of sick joke question? I'm a type 1 diabetic and this sounds like attempted murder or a suicide attempt? defintely NOT ok!

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2010-02-21 04:13:33
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What might happen if a 73-year-old endomorph diabetic male injected 6 ml of high fructose corn syrup into his blood stream?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

What are the units injected by a diabetic?

It's an agreed amount of insulin.


How are carbohydrates processed in a diabetic and non diabetic person?

A diabetic has either impaired and/or non-functioning pancreas which produces insulin. If insulin is not injected, the sugars from carbs build up in blood which results in high blood sugar.


What lowers blood glucose when they are too high?

Insulin - either secreted by the body, or injected (in the case of a diabetic).


Being a diabetic is it possible to inject insulin in your scalp and get a sufficient effect from it?

Insulin is supposed to be injected into fat for it to work properly, so no.


Who invented the insulin syringe?

In 1916 Nicolae Paulescu, a Romanian professor of physiology at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest, developed an aqueous pancreatic extract which, when injected into a diabetic dog, proved to have a normalizing effect on blood sugar levels. He had to interrupt his experiments because the World War I and in 1921 he wrote four papers about his work carried out in Bucharest and his tests on a diabetic dog. Later that year, he detailed his work by publishing an extensive whitepaper on the effect of the pancreatic extract injected into a diabetic animal, which he called: "Research on the Role of the Pancreas in Food Assimilation".


What if you while Injecting insulin accidentally forget to draw insulin into the syringe and injected air into abdomen instead of insulin?

Instead of Insulin,if air is injected into abdomen/subcutaneous,then the patient's blood sugar level will go up (Hyperglycemia) which may lead to Diabetic Keto Acidosis(DKA).To take control over the situation, insulin(Rapid acting) has to be injected immediately.


How do you cure neuropathy?

Diabetic neuropathy has been shown to be prevented by tight glycemic control (A1c below 5%), and to be reversed in early stages with oral or injected daily doses of Methylcobalamin.


Is a 1993 wrangler yj I6 carburated or fuel injected?

Fuel injected.Fuel injected.


Do you have to get injected to have braces?

no but you will have to get injected to take teeth out


Where is testosterone injected?

Testosterone is injected in the leg or buttocks depending on the preference of the trans man being injected.


Is a vaccine injected to the skin?

no its injected to your blood stream


Can honey be injected into humans?

Honey was not injected to humans.


Where is insulin injected into the body?

usually insulin is injected into the stomach but also can be injected into arms It is usually injected in the stomach, on the top of your thigh, or high up on your arm.


Is the 1991 Dodge Dakoat fuel injected?

Yes, the 91 Dakota is fuel injected, throttle body fuel injected.


Will insulin kill if injected into vein?

As a type 1 diabetic and nurse, I can tell you it can kill you, but only because it drops your blood sugar very quickly. At some hospitals, nurses will actually inject insulin into a patients iv line in order to get bg down fast. If you think you have injected into a vein, check glucose levels every few minutes, and go ahead and treat for a low.


Does a 1994 Camry have a carburetor or is it fuel injected?

Fuel injected


Is the 1994 dodge shadow carbureted or injected?

It is fuel injected.


When was Injected with a Poison created?

Injected with a Poison was created in 1992.


Is the 1993 Chevy truck fuel injected or carburated?

they are fuel injected.


Is a 1990 jeep wrangler fuel injected or carburated?

Fuel injected.


What does the Ia in BMW stand for?

I = injected (fuel injected) A = automatic (transmission)


Where Saturn sl2 fuel injected?

All Saturns were fuel injected.


Is the srt 10 fuel injected?

Set 10 fuel injected


Where is carburetor on a Mazda 6?

It is Fuel Injected and does not have a carburetor.It is Fuel Injected and does not have a carburetor.


Is 1999 Durango fuel injected or carborated?

Fuel injected. Most all American vehicles have been fuel injected since 1988 or so.