maturity-onset diabetes

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Noun1.maturity-onset diabetes - mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adultsmaturity-onset diabetes - mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin
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'"
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Several new drugs have become available for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in the past few years, and among them the thiazolidinediones are probably the most promising and interesting.
MannKind is seeking FDA approval of AFRESA for the treatment of adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus for the control of hyperglycemia.
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