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Effect of cholecalciferol as adjunctive therapy with insulin on protective immunologic profile and decline of residual β-cell function in new-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of vitamin D3 on cytokine levels, regulatory T cells, and residual β-cell function decline when cholecalciferol (vitamin D3 administered therapeutically) is given asExpand
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Aerobic exercise capacity in normal adolescents and those with type 1 diabetes mellitus
Objective:  To compare the aerobic exercise capacity between normal adolescents and those with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM).
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A role for activin A and betacellulin in human fetal pancreatic cell differentiation and growth.
Activin A (Act.A), a member of the transforming growth factor beta family of secreted proteins, has been implicated in the regulation of growth and differentiation of various cell types. BetacellulinExpand
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The costs of type 2 diabetes mellitus outpatient care in the Brazilian public health system.
OBJECTIVE The prevalence of type 2 diabetes has shown a significant increase in parallel with health care costs. The objective of the Brazilian Study on Diabetes Costs (ESCUDI study) was to estimateExpand
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Competitive Insulin Autoantibody Assay: Prospective Evaluation of Subjects at High Risk for Development of Type I Diabetes Mellitus
A quantitative fluid-phase radioassay for autoantibodies reacting with insulin (competitive insulin autoantibody assay, CIAA) was developed. The assay's features include 1) use of a physiologicExpand
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Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance in normal glucose tolerant brazilian adolescents with family history of type 2 diabetes.
Metabolic syndrome increases risk for cardiovascular disease (1,2). The diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in patients might hold promise for enhanced prevention of cardiovascular disease. Currently,Expand
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Diabetic cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy: risk factors, clinical impact and early diagnosis.
Cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy (CAN) is one of the most clinically significant complications of diabetes mellitus (DM), but one of the least frequently diagnosed. In this review, we discuss theExpand
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Phenotypic diversity in patients with lipodystrophy associated with LMNA mutations.
OBJECTIVE Mutations in LMNA have been linked to diverse disorders called laminopathies, which display heterogeneous phenotypes and include diseases affecting muscles, axonal neurons, progeroidExpand
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Concentration of Insulin Autoantibodies at Onset of Type I Diabetes: Inverse Log-Linear Correlation With Age
thin needle is no more difficult or painful than subcutaneous injection. Hence an intramuscular injection can be recommended (as part of an intensive educational program) to be performed when a moreExpand
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Fibrinolytic dysfunction after gestation is associated to components of insulin resistance and early type 2 diabetes in latino women with previous gestational diabetes.
Among patients with metabolic syndrome (MS), atherosclerosis and abnormal fibrinolytic function are frequently present, mostly owing to an increase in plasminogen activator inhibitor-1(PAI-1). WeExpand
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