TITLE

Case Study: An 11-year-old girl with asymptomatic diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Rosenbloom, Arlan
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Clinical Diabetes;1998, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p197
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Presents a case study involving an 11-year old prepubertal girl with asymptomatic diabetes. Diagnosis of a condition of glucosuria; Obesity; Blood glucose level; Condition of having type 2 diabetes; Connection between the girl's acanthosis nigricans, serum insulin and C-peptide levels and her hyperglycemia.
ACCESSION #
1239905

 

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