diabetes mellitus | definition

disorder caused by low levels of insulin activity


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Clark, M., Douglas, M., Choi, J. Biology 2e. Houston, Texas: OpenStax. Access for free at: https://openstax.org/details/books/biology-2e

Research Article: Ten Questions about Diabetes Mellitus

Date Published: December 28, 2004 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Gavin Yamey, Virginia Barbour Abstract: How much do you know about diabetes mellitus? Test your knowledge by taking our online quiz. Partial Text: Source: http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0010075  

Research Article: The utility of the Diabetes Anxiety Depression Scale in Type 2 diabetes mellitus: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

Date Published: March 15, 2018 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Wendy A. Davis, David G. Bruce, Milan Dragovic, Timothy M. E. Davis, Sergio E. Starkstein, Xianwu Cheng. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0194417 Abstract: Previous research using latent class analysis (LCA) identified classes of people with type 2 diabetes and specific profiles of depression and anxiety. Since LCA-derived anxious … Continue reading

Research Article: Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in Africa: A Systematic Review

Date Published: June 3, 2014 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Shelley Macaulay, David B. Dunger, Shane A. Norris, Giuseppe Schillaci. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0097871 Abstract: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is any degree of impaired glucose tolerance first recognised during pregnancy. Most women with GDM revert to normal glucose metabolism after delivery of their babies; however, they are … Continue reading

Research Article: Role of Exercise in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus: the Global Scenario

Date Published: November 13, 2013 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Zar Chi Thent, Srijit Das, Leonard Joseph Henry, Hamid Reza Baradaran. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0080436 Abstract: Exercise training programs have emerged as a useful therapeutic regimen for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Majority of the Western studies highlighted the effective role of exercise in … Continue reading

Research Article: Retinal Capillary Rarefaction in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Date Published: December 9, 2016 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Agnes Jumar, Joanna M. Harazny, Christian Ott, Stefanie Friedrich, Iris Kistner, Kristina Striepe, Roland E. Schmieder, Keisuke Mori. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0162608 Abstract: In diabetes mellitus type 2, capillary rarefaction plays a pivotal role in the pathogenesis of end-organ damage. We investigated retinal capillary density in patients … Continue reading

Research Article: Diversified gut microbiota in newborns of mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus

Date Published: October 17, 2018 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Minglian Su, Yuanyang Nie, Ruocheng Shao, Shihao Duan, Youhui Jiang, Mingyue Wang, Zhichao Xing, Qun Sun, Xinghui Liu, Wenming Xu, Gianfranco D. Alpini. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205695 Abstract: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), a high-risk pregnancy complication of great effect on the perinatal health of women and newborns, … Continue reading

Research Article: Evidence of chronic kidney disease in veterans with incident diabetes mellitus

Date Published: February 9, 2018 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Justin Gatwood, Marie Chisholm-Burns, Robert Davis, Fridtjof Thomas, Praveen Potukuchi, Adriana Hung, Csaba P. Kovesdy, Gianpaolo Reboldi. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0192712 Abstract: While chronic kidney disease (CKD) is regularly evaluated among patients with diabetes, kidney function may be significantly impaired before diabetes is diagnosed. Moreover, disparities in … Continue reading

Research Article: Diabetes mellitus increases the susceptibility to encephalitozoonosis in mice

Date Published: November 1, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Aldo Francisco Neto, Paulo Ricardo Dell’Armelina Rocha, Elizabeth Christina Perez, José Guilherme Xavier, Giovani Bravin Peres, Diva Denelle Spadacci-Morena, Anuska Marcelino Alvares-Saraiva, Maria Anete Lallo, Claudio Romero Farias Marinho. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0186954 Abstract: Microsporidiosis are diseases caused by opportunistic intracellular fungi in immunosuppressed individuals, as well … Continue reading

Research Article: Diabetes mellitus increases the susceptibility to encephalitozoonosis in mice

Date Published: November 1, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Aldo Francisco Neto, Paulo Ricardo Dell’Armelina Rocha, Elizabeth Christina Perez, José Guilherme Xavier, Giovani Bravin Peres, Diva Denelle Spadacci-Morena, Anuska Marcelino Alvares-Saraiva, Maria Anete Lallo, Claudio Romero Farias Marinho. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0186954 Abstract: Microsporidiosis are diseases caused by opportunistic intracellular fungi in immunosuppressed individuals, as well … Continue reading

Research Article: Preeclampsia: A risk factor for gestational diabetes mellitus in subsequent pregnancy

Date Published: May 22, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Joohyun Lee, Yung-taek Ouh, Ki Hoon Ahn, Soon Cheol Hong, Min-Jeong Oh, Hai-Joong Kim, Geum Joon Cho, Zhong-Cheng Luo. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178150 Abstract: Preeclampsia and gestational diabetes (GDM) have several mechanisms in common. The aim of this study was to determine whether women with preeclampsia have … Continue reading