Epidemiology of type 1 diabetes mellitus in Cyprus: rising incidence at the dawn of the 21st century.

OBJECTIVE The incidence of Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in Greek-Cypriot children aged less than 15 years between 1990 and 2009 was examined along with gender differences concerning the age of onset and the seasonal variation at manifestation of the disease. DESIGN All newly diagnosed cases of T1DM in children less than 15 years old were registered… (More)