Prevention of microvascular complications in diabetic children and adolescents.

@article{Verrotti1999PreventionOM,
  title={Prevention of microvascular complications in diabetic children and adolescents.},
  author={Alberto Verrotti and Mariangela Catino and Laura di Ricco and Alvaro Fernandez Casani and Francesco G Chiarelli},
  journal={Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992). Supplement},
  year={1999},
  volume={88 427},
  pages={35-8}
}
Diabetes mellitus causes profound alterations in many body tissues. Microvascular diabetic complications include diabetic neuropathy, nephropathy and retinopathy. Nephropathy first becomes manifest with hyperfiltration and microalbuminuria. These functional changes evolve over several years to a stage of marked deterioration of renal function. The possible… CONTINUE READING