insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

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Related to insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: Type I diabetes mellitus

in·su·lin-de·pen·dent diabetes

or in·su·lin-de·pen·dent diabetes mellitus (ĭn′sə-lĭn-dĭ-pĕn′dənt)
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Noun1.insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onsetinsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease
diabetic acidosis, ketoacidosis - acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus
diabetes mellitus, DM - diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria; "when doctors say `diabetes' they usually mean `diabetes mellitus'"
autoimmune disease, autoimmune disorder - any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
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Metabolic control in children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus at King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital.
The onset of diabetes and poor metabolic control increases gingival bleeding in children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Two-year longitudinal observations of salivary status and dental caries in children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Self-efficacy as a mediator variable for adolescents' adherence to treatment for insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Characteristics of youth-onset noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus at diagnosis.
Adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) have a rate of noncompliance in our clinic of approximately 20% despite all of the usual measures aimed at securing compliance.
Virologic, immunologic, and genetic factors in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Accelerated bilateral cataract formation in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Cross-section study of Pulmonary function in patients with insulin-dependent Diabetes Mellitus.
The prevalence of type one insulin-dependent Diabetes Mellitus in Bahrain is reaching 20 out of 100,000 newborns, while type two diabetes affects 50 children in Bahrain, they said.
Chen MS, Hutchinson ML, Pecoraro RE, Lee WY, Labbe RE Hyperglycemic-induced intracellular depletion of ascorbic acid content in adults with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus consuming adequate dietary vitamin C.
Prevalence pf periodontal disease in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (juvenile diabetes).

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