TITLE

Clinical assessment of pancreatic diabetes caused by chronic pancreatitis

AUTHOR(S)
Wakasugi, Hideyuki; Funakoshi, Akihiro; Iguchi, Haruo
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Journal of Gastroenterology;1998, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p254
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: Despite the high prevalence of diabetes mellitus in patients with chronic pancreatitis, few studies of pancreatic diabetes have been reported. We investigated 154 patients with chronic pancreatitis, of whom 50% were diabetics, with special reference to the features and clinical course of pancreatic diabetes. We arrived to clarify the features of pancreatic diabetes by comparing pancreatic exocrine function in 112 patients with primary diabetes with findings in a separate group of 80 patients with chronic pancreatitis. Pancreatic diabetes is proposed as a type of diabetes in which exocrine pancreatic function is markedly decreased. Progressive and fatal angiopathies were found in patients with pancreatic diabetes after a long duration of diabetes. The present investigation suggests that treatment of malnutrition is necessary in patients with pancreatic diabetes and that control of blood glucose is often difficult in these patients because of the high incidence of insulin induced hypoglycemic episodes.
ACCESSION #
4689837

 

Related Articles

  • Peripheral Arterial Disease in People With Diabetes.  // Diabetes Care;Dec2003, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p3333 

    Discusses the occurrence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in people with diabetes. Risk factor for lower extremity amputation; Likelihood for symptomatic cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease; Epidemiology and impact of PAD in diabetics; Diagnosis and evaluation of PAD; Appropriate...

  • Type 1 diabetes and arterial dysfunction in asymptomatic Chinese adults. Woo, Kam S.; Chook, Ping; Chan, Wing B.; So, Woon Y.; Cockram, Clive S.; Celermajer, David S.; Woo, K S; Chook, P; Chan, W B; So, W Y; Cockram, C S; Celermajer, D S // Diabetes Care;Jan2001, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p173 

    Analyzes the arterial endothelial function of Chinese adults with type 1 diabetes. Details on the subjects; Prevalence of cardiovascular mortality; Mechanism of diabetes-related arterial dysfunction.

  • Peripheral Arterial Disease in Diabetic and Nondiabetic Patients. Jude, Edward B.; Oyibo, Samson O.; Chalmers, Nicholas; Boulton, Andrew J.M. // Diabetes Care;Aug2001, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p1433 

    Focuses on a study which quantified the distribution of peripheral arterial disease in the diabetic and nondiabetic population attending angiography. Comparison of the severity and outcome between the group of patients; Research design and methods; Risk factors of peripheral arterial disease;...

  • Renal Hyperfiltration and Arterial Stiffness in Humans With Uncomplicated Type 1 Diabetes. CHERNEY, DAVID Z. I.; SOCHETT, ETIENNE B.; LAI, VESTA; DEKKER, MARIA G.; SLORACH, CAMERON; SCHOLEY, JAMES W.; BRADLEY, TIMOTHY J. // Diabetes Care;Sep2010, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p2068 

    OBJECTIVE- We have reported that renal hyperfiltration is associated with endothelial dysfunction in early type 1 diabetes. However, the relationship between renal hyperfiltration and arterial stiffness is unknown. Accordingly, we measured arterial stiffness in type 1 diabetic subjects with...

  • Population based study of prevalence of islet cell autoantibodies in monozygotic and dizygotic... Petersen, Jacob S.,; Kyvik, Kirsten O., // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);05/31/97, Vol. 314 Issue 7094, p1575 

    Studies the comparative importance of environment and genes in the development of islet cell autoimmunity associated with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus. Determination of the presence of islet cell antibodies, insulin antibodies and autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in serum...

  • Type 1 Long-Termers Show 'Residual Islet Function.'.  // Diabetes Health;Sep2006, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p29 

    The article focuses on the presence of residual islet functioning in type 1 diabetics according to the Medalist Study by the Joslin Diabetes Center. The study has found out some islet function in type 1 diabetics. Evidence include C-peptide secretion and the presence of antibodies. The study...

  • Therapeutic Alternatives for the Treatment of Infected Pancreatic Necrosis. An Overview. Manterola, Carlos; Urrutia, Sebastián; Apodaca, Franz // International Journal of Morphology;dic2014, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p1357 

    Despite diagnostic and therapeutic advances, the treatment of infected pancreatic necrosis (IPN) continues to be a complex problem to solve. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of different surgical alternatives for the treatment of IPN. Articles published between 2000 to...

  • Association between the IVS4G > T mutation in the TCF7L2 gene and susceptibility to diabetes in cystic fibrosis patients. Ten¢rio Furgeri, Daniela; Augusto de Lima Marson, Fernando; Fernando Ribeiro, Antonio; Bertuzzo, Carmen Silvia // BMC Research Notes;2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p561 

    Background: Clinical complications appear to be a decisive factor for the prognosis of patients. Diabetes is an important complication of cystic fibrosis(CF). In our study we evaluated the association between the IVS4G>T mutation in the TCF7L2 gene with the presence of diabetes in patients with...

  • Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency in type 1 and type 2 diabetes – more common than you think? Cummings, Michael // Journal of Diabetes Nursing;2014, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p320 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics