Insulin secretion in uremia: effect of parathyroid hormone and vitamin D metabolites.


Insulin resistance is almost universal among uremic patients. There are, however, two different subgroups of uremic patients with regard to glucose tolerance. About half of uremic patients can augment their insulin secretion in response to glucose loads to overcome the insulin resistance and maintain glucose tolerance. In the other half of uremic patients… (More)


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