Challenges in diagnosis and management of diabetes in the young

  title={Challenges in diagnosis and management of diabetes in the young},
  author={Ranjit Unnikrishnan and Viral N. Shah and Viswanathan Mohan},
  journal={Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology},
The prevalence of diabetes in children and adolescents is increasing worldwide, with profound implications on the long-term health of individuals, societies, and nations. The diagnosis and management of diabetes in youth presents several unique challenges. Although type 1 diabetes is more common among children and adolescents, the incidence of type 2 diabetes in youth is also on the rise, particularly among certain ethnic groups. In addition, less common types of diabetes such as monogenic… 

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