Insulin secretory reserve in diabetic Nigerian Africans.


The insulin secretory capacity of three groups of Nigerian African diabetics was assessed by measuring the concentration of C-peptide before and after stimulation with oral glucose. Group 1 subjects had a history of keto-acidosis and were treated with insulin. Those in group 2 had no history of keto-acidosis but required insulin to normalize blood glucose… (More)


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@article{Bella1990InsulinSR, title={Insulin secretory reserve in diabetic Nigerian Africans.}, author={Annie Bella and Bayo Adelaja and C John-Alo and A Adetuyibi}, journal={African journal of medicine and medical sciences}, year={1990}, volume={19 1}, pages={39-42} }