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Diabetes Mellitus

About Diabetes  Group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar  either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin  or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced

Classification    

Type 1 DM Type 2 DM Gestational Diabetes Other types

 Pre diabetes  Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of Adults (LADA) 

Causes  Type 1 DM

 Partially inherited  Triggered by certain infections

 Type 2 DM

 Lifestyle factors  Genetics

Symptoms  High blood sugar produces the classical symptoms of  frequent urination  increased thirst  increased hunger

Treatment  Medication  Lifestyle Management


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