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type 1 diabetes

or type 1 diabetes mellitus
n.
A chronic autoimmune disease in which the insulin-producing beta cells of the pancreas are destroyed, leading to high glucose levels in the blood and resulting in impaired metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins. The disease, which is characterized by excessive thirst, frequent urination, metabolic acidosis, and wasting, typically appears in childhood or adolescence and requires lifelong administration of insulin. Also called insulin-dependent diabetes, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
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Evaluation of Corneal Endothelium in Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.
STEGLATRO and STEGLUJAN are not recommended in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus or for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis.
The patients consisted of 48 with type 1 diabetes mellitus and 18 with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
In type 1 diabetes mellitus, the pancreas makes little or no insulin, so sugar cannot get into the body's cells for use as energy formerly recognized as insulin-dependent, adolescent or childhood onset.
All patients with history of type 1 diabetes mellitus, proven thyroid disorders and taking anti thyroid drugs or thyroid replacement therapy, pregnancy and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), history of thyroid surgery or radiation therapy to thyroid gland, drug history of glucocorticoids, oral contraceptives, estrogens, androgens and hormonal therapies, acute infection and inflammation, neoplastic diseases and any other systemic disease affecting serum thyroid hormone were excluded from the study.
Patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), gestational diabetes mellitus, and type 2 diabetics with CVD, liver disease and those taking statins were excluded.
The discovery and introduction of insulin in the management of patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in 1922 was a major advance in medicine.
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sup][9] In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the incidence of T2DM in Japanese children increased twice, leading to increased number of children with T2DM than type 1 diabetes mellitus in children with diabetes mellitus.
The vast majority of diabetes mellitus patients can be classified as having either Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) or Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM).
Type 1 diabetes mellitus is a condition with an increase in the blood glucose levels resulting from a destruction of pancreatic beta cells.