[Clinical picture at the onset of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children].

@article{MaraIsabelHodgson2006ClinicalPA,
  title={[Clinical picture at the onset of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children].},
  author={B Mar{\'i}aIsabelHodgson and A JuanCrist{\'o}balOssa and F Nicol{\'a}sVelasco and N PascualaUrrejola and I AntonioArteagaL},
  journal={Revista medica de Chile},
  year={2006},
  volume={134 12},
  pages={1535-40}
}
BACKGROUND Type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM1) is a disease of increasing incidence among children. The time elapsed between the beginning of symptoms and the diagnosis of the disease is, in most cases, very extended. AIM To report the clinical picture at onset and laboratory features of children with DM1. MATERIAL AND METHODS Retrospective review of all medical records of patients admitted to the hospital with a DM1 of recent onset. RESULTS Sixty three males aged 95+/-47 months and 34 females… CONTINUE READING