[Diagnosis of renal tubular dysfunction in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus].

@article{Golubovi1996DiagnosisOR,
  title={[Diagnosis of renal tubular dysfunction in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus].},
  author={Ema Golubovi{\'c} and Vladisav B Stefanovic and Sa{\vs}a R Zivi{\'c}},
  journal={Srpski arhiv za celokupno lekarstvo},
  year={1996},
  volume={124 Suppl 1},
  pages={43-4}
}
Urinary levels of beta 2 microglobulin (beta 2 MG) and dipeptidipeptidse IV (DPP IV) were measured in 30 insulin dependent diabetes mellitus children aged 5 to 18 years. The control group consisted of 30 healthy children. Metabolic control (HbA1C) and the duration of diabetes were directly correlated with the levels of beta 2 MG and DPP IV. Beta 2 MG urinary levels were significantly increased in the diabetic group (MV = 0.340 +/- 0.076 mg/l) as compared with the controls (MV = 0.081 +/- 0.012… CONTINUE READING