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Erectile dysfunction in diabetic subjects in Italy. Gruppo Italiano Studio Deficit Erettile nei Diabetici.
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to analyze the prevalence and risk factors for erectile dysfunction (ED) in men with diabetes in Italy in a cross-sectional study. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS EligibleExpand
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Erectile dysfunction in type 1 and type 2 diabetics in Italy. On behalf of Gruppo Italiano Studio Deficit Erettile nei Diabetici.
BACKGROUND Several studies reported data on the increased risk of erectile dysfunction (ED) in populations of diabetic men, but few presented data separately for Type 1 and Type 2 subjects. NoExpand
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Importance of measuring products of non-enzymatic glycation of proteins.
Non-enzymatic glycation products are a complex and heterogeneous group of compounds which accumulate in plasma and tissues in diabetes and renal failure. There is emerging evidence that theseExpand
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Oral sulodexide reduces albuminuria in microalbuminuric and macroalbuminuric type 1 and type 2 diabetic patients: the Di.N.A.S. randomized trial.
Diabetic nephropathy may be effectively prevented and treated by controlling glycemia and administering angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. However, strict metabolic control can beExpand
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Enzymatic digestion and mass spectrometry in the study of advanced glycation end products/peptides
An extensive study was carried out on HSA and non-enzymatically glycated HSA by enzymatic digestion with trypsin and endoproteinase Lys-C, with the aim of identifying specific glycated peptidesExpand
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A Multicenter Study on the Prevalence of Diabetic Neuropathy in Italy
OBJECTIVE The prevalence of neuropathy, a common complication of diabetes, was determined in diabetic patients recruited from 109 outpatient diabetes clinics in Italy. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODSExpand
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Pregnancy Outcome in Morbidly Obese Women Before and After Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
BackgroundIncreasing numbers of pregnancies are seen in obese women treated surgically with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB). We compared their maternal and fetal outcomes with obeseExpand
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The importance of HbA1c and glucose variability in patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes: outcome of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
Glucose variability has recently been investigated in diabetic patients in several studies, but most of them considered only a few variability indicators and did not systematically correlate themExpand
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Diabetes related autoimmunity in gestational diabetes mellitus: is it important?
Some GDM women show autoantibody positivity during and after pregnancy and pancreatic autoantibodies can appear for the first time in some patients after delivery. Autoantibody positivity is oftenExpand
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Polymorphisms of insulin receptor substrate 1 and beta3-adrenergic receptor genes in gestational diabetes and normal pregnancy.
Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is considered an important risk factor for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus. We studied possible relations between GDM and both insulin receptorExpand
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