autoimmune diabetes


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Noun1.autoimmune diabetes - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onsetautoimmune diabetes - 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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Six different measurements were used across four separate studies: age at diagnosis, body mass index (BMI), long-term glycaemic (blood sugar) control, the function of insulin-producing cells in the pancreas, insulin resistance, and the presence of specific autoantibodies linked to autoimmune diabetes.
Group 1, the severe autoimmune diabetes, essentially corresponds to Type-1 diabetes and is characterised by onset at young age, poor metabolic control and impaired insulin production.
To 'define' autoimmune diabetes, an autoimmune marker, i.
PD-L1 genetic overexpression or pharmacological restoration in hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells reverses autoimmune diabetes," Science Translational Medicine, November 2017 DOI: 10.
Further, higher salt intake was also linked with a high risk of developing Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA)- a form of Type 1 diabetes in which the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas are destroyed by the body's own immune system.
Promotion of autoimmune diabetes by cereal diet in the presence or absence of microbes associated with gut immune activation, regulatory imbalance, and altered cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide.
Soft drinks also increased the risk of a less common condition called Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (Lada) which shares characteristic of both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
Lead scientist Dr Josefin Edwall Lofvenborg said: "In this study we were surprised by the increased risk in developing autoimmune diabetes by drinking soft drinks.
The autoimmune diabetes Accelerator Prevention Trial (adAPT) at Dundee University will involve contacting every one of the 6400 Scottish families affected by the condition.
Latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) is a form of type 1 diabetes that occurs in adults, often with a slower course of onset.
Fetal or neonatal low-glycotoxin environment prevents autoimmune diabetes in NOD mice.