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Atypical diabetes

Maturity-onset diabetes of the young

11-14-2019 | MODY | News

Islet autoantibody negativity, mild hyperglycemia should trigger MODY genetic screening

Islet autoantibody negativity plus mild hyperglycemia and a family history of diabetes can be used to identify children newly diagnosed with diabetes who should undergo genetic testing for maturity-onset diabetes of the young, study findings indicate.

06-08-2019 | Monogenic diabetes | ADA 2019 | News

Monogenic diabetes mutations prevalent in type 2 diabetes

People with type 2 diabetes have a high prevalence of pathogenic mutations in genes typically associated with monogenic diabetes.

03-07-2019 | Diagnosis | DUKPC 2019 | News

Double-checking C-peptide well after type 1 diagnosis can lead to reclassifications

Measuring C-peptide in everyone a minimum of 3 years after a clinical diagnosis of type 1 diabetes can result in some people being reclassified with other forms of diabetes, researchers report.

06-24-2018 | Adolescents | ADA 2018 | News

Adolescents with diabetes often not getting the psychotherapy services they need

Only a very small proportion of adolescents and young adults with diabetes who are referred for outpatient psychotherapy actually receive these services, even when there is an integrated pediatric psychologist in the clinic, research shows.

06-22-2018 | Monogenic diabetes | Review | Article

Monogenic diabetes in children and adolescents: Recognition and treatment options

Sanyoura M, Philipson LH, Naylor R. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 58. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1024-2

05-18-2018 | Gestational diabetes | Review | Article

Not quite type 1 or type 2, what now? Review of monogenic, mitochondrial, and syndromic diabetes

Yeung RO et al. Rev Endocr Metab Disord 2018. doi: 10.1007/s11154-018-9446-3

02-15-2018 | MODY | Review | Article

Clinical management of women with monogenic diabetes during pregnancy

Dickens LT, Naylor RN. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 12. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-0982-8

11-01-2017 | Diagnosis | Case study | Article

Atypical diabetes: Case study 2

The second case study in our series on atypical forms of diabetes from Jay Shubrook presents a highly distinct variation of the disease and challenges you to make the correct diagnosis.

09-19-2017 | Genetics | EASD 2017 | News

Genetics point way to type 1 and monogenic diagnosis and prediction

Studies presented in a session on the genetics of diabetes, at the EASD annual meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, demonstrated the heterogeneity of type 1 diabetes risk and the predictive and diagnostic power of a genetic risk score.

08-02-2017 | Monogenic diabetes | News

A new biomarker screening pathway for diagnosing monogenic diabetes

Researchers have developed a new biomarker screening pathway to systematically screen all patients with young-onset diabetes for monogenic diabetes.

12-08-2016 | Diagnosis | Case report | Article

What kind of diabetes?

Owen KR. In: Endocrinology and Diabetes. Edited by Ajjan R, Orme S. Springer, London, 2015. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4471-2789-5_20

12-07-2016 | MODY | News

Antibody-negative type 1 diabetes may be undiagnosed MODY

Genetic analysis of children in a national registry reveals undiagnosed maturity-onset diabetes of the young among antibody-negative patients with type 1 diabetes, with implications for their treatment.

Interactive patient case study

12-21-2018 | MODY | Case study | Link

Maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY)

Develop and test your knowledge on maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) through this practical example and self-assessment authored by Professor Francesco Chiarelli. This 15-minute case presents the characterization, diagnosis and management of MODY and discusses the pros and cons of predictive genetic testing for MODY.

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