Diagnosis and Classification of Diabetes Mellitus

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  title={Diagnosis and Classification of Diabetes Mellitus},
  author={},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2010}
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DEFINITION AND DESCRIPTION OF DIABETES MELLITUSdDiabetes is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by hyperglycemia resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. The chronic hyperglycemia of diabetes is associated with long-term damage, dysfunction, and failure of different organs, especially the eyes, kidneys, nerves, heart, and blood vessels. Several pathogenic processes are involved in the development of diabetes. These range from autoimmune destruction of the b… CONTINUE READING

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