Cardiac sympathetic dysinnervation in Type 2 diabetes mellitus with and without ECG-based cardiac autonomic neuropathy.

@article{Schnell2002CardiacSD,
  title={Cardiac sympathetic dysinnervation in Type 2 diabetes mellitus with and without ECG-based cardiac autonomic neuropathy.},
  author={Oliver Schnell and Katja Hammer and Daniela Muhr-Becker and Anette- Gabriele Ziegler and Mayo Weiss and Klaus Tatsch and Eberhard Standl},
  journal={Journal of diabetes and its complications},
  year={2002},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={220-7}
}
To evaluate the presence and extent of global and regional distributions of cardiac sympathetic dysinnervation in Type 2 diabetes mellitus I-123-metaiodobenzylguanidine (I-123-MIBG) scintigraphy was applied to 15 Type 2 (noninsulin-dependent) diabetic patients with ECG-based cardiac autonomic neuropathy (> or = two of five age-related cardiac reflex tests… CONTINUE READING