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A 15-year-old girl of Somali origin, previously diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, resident in the UK for one month, presented with a 2-day history of vomiting, with biochemical investigations suggestive of diabetic ketoacidosis. Despite prompt correction of her ketoacidosis, her nausea persisted with associated self-induced vomiting. On further questioning she described a crawling sensation in her chest. 24 h after admission, she vomited a 17 cm live, round worm (Ascaris lumbrocoides …
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