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Noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: Gradual onset of metabolic disturbance of the blood sugars that can be controlled without insulin. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The most common form of diabetes is type 2 diabetes. About 90 to 95 percent of people with... (Source: excerpt from Diabetes Overview: NIDDK)
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)
A subclass of DIABETES MELLITUS that is not INSULIN-responsive or dependent (NIDDM). It is characterized initially by INSULIN RESISTANCE and HYPERINSULINEMIA; and eventually by GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; HYPERGLYCEMIA; and overt diabetes. Type II diabetes mellitus is no longer considered a disease exclusively found in adults. Patients seldom develop KETOSIS but often exhibit OBESITY.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
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
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Subclass of diabetes mellitus that is not insulin responsive or dependent; characterized initially by insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia and eventually by glucose intolerance, hyperglycemia, and overt diabetes; type II diabetes mellitus is no longer considered a disease exclusively found in adults; patients seldom develop ketosis but often exhibit obesity.
- (Source - CRISP)
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Medical Conditions associated with Noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus:
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