A Study of Serum Magnesium , Zinc , Copper and Glycohemoglobin In Children With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

@inproceedings{Ahmed2010ASO,
  title={A Study of Serum Magnesium , Zinc , Copper and Glycohemoglobin In Children With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus},
  author={M Mehboob Ahmed and Shaaban Redwan Helal},
  year={2010}
}
Magnesium and some trace elements known to act as antioxidants or to be related directly to glucose metabolism may be altered in diabetes mellitus. The aim of the present work is to study the state of these elements in relation to disease duration, control and complications. The study included 25 children with type 1 diabetes and 13 apparently healthy controls studied for serum magnesium, zinc, copper and blood HbA1c. Serum magnesium, zinc and copper were significantly lower in diabetic… CONTINUE READING

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