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Adult-onset diabetes

Introduction: Adult-onset diabetes

Description of Adult-onset diabetes

Adult-onset diabetes (medical condition): Type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes, typically affecting over-40's adults, whereas Type 1 ...more

Adult-onset diabetes: See also:

Type 2 diabetes:
  »Introduction: Type 2 diabetes
  »Symptoms of Type 2 diabetes
  »Causes of Type 2 diabetes
  »Treatments for Type 2 diabetes

Adult-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.
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Adult-onset diabetes as a Disease

Adult-onset diabetes: Another name for Type 2 diabetes (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Type 2 diabetes
  »Symptoms of Type 2 diabetes
  »Causes of Type 2 diabetes
  »Treatments for Type 2 diabetes

Adult-onset diabetes: Related Diseases

Adult-onset diabetes: Adult-onset diabetes is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Adult-onset diabetes

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Symptoms of Adult-onset diabetes (Type 2 diabetes)

Some of the symptoms of Adult-onset diabetes incude:

Treatments for Adult-onset diabetes (Type 2 diabetes)

Treatments for Adult-onset diabetes (Type 2 diabetes) include:

Treatment of Adult-onset diabetes: For more treatment information about Adult-onset diabetes, see treatment of Type 2 diabetes (Adult-onset diabetes)

Adult-onset diabetes: Article Excerpts about Type 2 diabetes

Diabetes Overview: NIDDK (Excerpt)

The most common form of diabetes is type 2 diabetes. About 90 to 95 percent of people with... (Source: excerpt from Diabetes Overview: NIDDK)

Am I at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: NIDDK (Excerpt)

Type 2 diabetes, formerly called adult-onset diabetes or noninsulin-dependent diabetes, is the most... (Source: excerpt from Am I at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: NIDDK)

Adult-onset diabetes: Related Disease Topics

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Terms associated with Adult-onset diabetes:

Terms Similar to Adult-onset diabetes:

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Broader terms for Adult-onset diabetes

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Hierarchical classifications of Adult-onset diabetes

The following list attempts to classify Adult-onset diabetes into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • diabetes mellitus,DM
  • diabetes
  • polygenic disease,polygenic disorder
  • congenital disease,genetic abnormality,genetic defect,genetic disease,genetic disorder,hereditary condition,hereditary disease,inherited disease,inherited disorder
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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