[Diabetes yesterday, today and tomorrow. Work of the International Federation of Diabetes].

  • Ph. Lefèbvre
  • Published 2002 in
    Bulletin et memoires de l'Academie royale de…


Diabetes mellitus is a frequent disorder affecting individuals of all ages. In children, adolescents and young adults, but also sometimes in older people, Type 1 diabetes is the consequence of insulin deficiency, resulting from an autoimmune process destroying the insulin producing cells in the pancreatic islets of Langerhans. In the adults and older… (More)