Diabetes mellitus secondary to glycogen storage disease type III.

@article{Oki2000DiabetesMS,
  title={Diabetes mellitus secondary to glycogen storage disease type III.},
  author={Yumiko Oki and Masamichi Okubo and Sachiyo Tanaka and Koji Nakanishi and Tetsuro Kobayashi and Toshio Murase},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 11},
  pages={810-2}
}
BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus is a rare complication of glycogen storage disease type III (GSD III). CASE REPORT We describe a 47-year-old man with GSD III who developed diabetes mellitus. He was diagnosed as having GSD III at the age of 18 years, and his glucose tolerance was normal at that time. Liver dysfunction and muscle atrophy gradually progressed… CONTINUE READING