Fibrocalculous Pancreatic Diabetes

Unnikrishnan, R and Mohan, V (2014) Fibrocalculous Pancreatic Diabetes. Diabetes Secondary to endocrine and pancreatic Disorder, 22 . p. 144. ISSN 0251-5342



Fibrocalculous pancreatic diabetes is an uncommon form of diabetes secondary to chronic nonalcoholic calcific pancreatitis found in tropical parts of the globe. the etiology of this condition remains unknown, although environmental and genetic factors have been postulated. in its classical form, this disease is characterized by recurrent abdominal pain in childhood, followed by exocrine pancreatic dysfunction and diabetes by early adulthood.

Item Type:Article
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Uncontrolled Keywords:Pancreatic, FCPD, Type 2 Diabetes
Subjects:Diabetology > Pancreatic Diabetes
Diabetology > Diabetes Mellitus Type 2
Divisions:Department of Diabetology
ID Code:840
Deposited By:surendar radha
Deposited On:12 Sep 2014 17:40
Last Modified:12 Sep 2014 17:40

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