IDDM


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IDDM

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; a form of diabetes in which patients have little or no ability to produce insulin and are therefore entirely dependent on insulin injections
2. (Pathology) insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; a form of diabetes in which patients have little or no ability to produce insulin and are therefore entirely dependent on insulin injections
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Noun1.IDDM - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onsetIDDM - 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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Detection of inner retina dysfunction by steady-state focal electroretinogram pattern and flicker in early IDDM. Diabetes 1991;40:1122-7.
The results obtained from the current study revealed that 388 out of 5325 (7.3%) of the pregnant women attending the antenatal care unit at KFH, obstetrics and gynecology departments were either diabetic or hypertensive, The DM cases associated with pregnancy were 87.9% compared to the IDDM [Figure 3].
Self-care is the one of the important factor for achieving optimal glycemic levels among patients with IDDM [2, 3].
We herein report a 35-year-old woman with IDDM, who developed severe hypocalcemia after three-and-a-half-gland parathyroidectomy for tertiary hyperparathyroidism in the setting of being status post-RYGBP and SPK.
Electrophysiological assessment of visual function in newly-diagnosed IDDM patients.
Type 1 Diabetes (IDDM) is condition that occurs quickly, especially in children and youngsters, when the glucose levels in the blood dramatically increase due to the stop of insulin (hormone that regulates the glucose levels in the blood) production in the body.
NIDDM patients and IDDM patients who insist on fasting should be given a few recommendations about fasting.
H syndrome (OMIM 612391) is an autosomal recessive genodermatosis characterized by progressive cutaneous hyperpigmentation, hypertrichosis, hepatosplenomegaly, heart anomalies, hypogonadism, short stature, hearing loss, hallux valgus, camptodactyly and occasionally insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM).
2) Diabetes - As reported in the journal Clinical and Experimental Medicine, a study under an Institutional Review Board / IRB treated patients having Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus or IDDM with a combination of Bone Marrow Stem Cells and Insulin Secreting Cells differentiated from Mesenchymal Stem Cells.
Rambotti et al., "Meticulous prevention of hypoglycemia normalizes the glycemic thresholds and magnitude of most of neuroendocrine responses to, symptoms of, and cognitive function during hypoglycemia in intensively treated patients with short-term IDDM," Diabetes, vol.
This form was previously referred to as "insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus" (IDDM) or "juvenile diabetes".