Type 2 Diabetes Overview
Type 2 diabetes is a common chronic metabolic disease that leads to abnormally high levels of blood sugar in the blood. This blood sugar is also referred to as glucose.
Pathophysiology. Type 2 diabetes is due to insufficient insulin production from
beta cells in the setting of insulin resistance.
Oct 8, 2015 ... Type 2 diabetes mellitus consists of an array of dysfunctions ... Simplified scheme
for the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Nov 17, 2013 ... Type 2 diabetes is caused by either inadequate production of the hormone
insulin or a lack of response to insulin by various cells of the body.
Diet and exercise have been shown to delay the onset of diabetes
in people who are in the early stages of insulin resistance, identified by borderline blood sugar levels. You can lower your risk of heart-related complications by taking an aspirin daily, and by aggressi... More »
SIXTEEN million individuals in the United States with type 2 diabetes mellitus
and an additional 30–40 million with impaired glucose tolerance result in health ...
Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a heterogeneous syndrome characterized by
abnormalities in carbohydrate and fat metabolism. The causes of type 2 diabetes
Key words Type 2 diabetes, Impaired insulin secretion, Insulin resistance tion
and insulin resistance ... main pathophysiological features of type 2 diabe- tes,
which ..... of type 2 diabetes mellitus: the STOPNIDDM randomised trial. Lancet.
Sep 9, 2014 ... Type 2 diabetes mellitus is characterized by hyperglycemia, insulin resistance,
and relative impairment in insulin secretion. It is a common ...
Two general approaches to the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
have ... Overview of T2DM: pathophysiology and general therapeutic approach.