1 The definition and classification of diabetes mellitus

@inproceedings{Keen19821TD,
  title={1 The definition and classification of diabetes mellitus},
  author={Harry Keen and S. Ng Tang Fui},
  year={1982}
}
Diabetes earned its name from an uncommon combination of dramatic symptoms and lethal outcome, distinctive enough to have made it one of the earliest 'clinical syndromes' to be recognized and recorded by ancient observers of human disease (Frank, 1957; Papaspyros, 1964). Recognition of the central importance of surfeit of glucose in the urine and, later, in the blood have led to a progressive expansion of the concept of diabetes mellitus to the point where it is now considered a common and… CONTINUE READING

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