publication . Article . 2017

MODY in Siberia – molecular genetics and clinical characteristics

Alla Konstantinovna Ovsyannikova; Oksana Dmitrievna Rymar; Elena Vladimirovna Shakhtshneider; Elena Nikolaevna Voropaeva; Dinara Evgenevna Ivanoshchuk; Mikhail Ivinovich Voevoda;
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  • Published: 01 May 2017 Journal: Saharnyj Diabet (issn: 2072-0351, eissn: 2072-0378, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: UP Print
Abstract
The diagnosis of maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY) has high clinical significance in young patients (no absolute need for exogenous insulin; normoglycaemia in most patients achieved by dieting or taking oral hypoglycaemic agents) and their relatives (high probability of first-degree relatives being carriers of mutations, which requires a thorough collection of family history and determination of the parameters of carbohydrate metabolism). Aim. This study aimed was to determine the clinical characteristics of different subtypes of MODY in a Siberian region. Materials and Methods. We performed an examination, biochemical and hormonal blood tests,...
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free text keywords: diabetes mellitus, mody, genes, mutations, molecular genetic testing, Nutritional diseases. Deficiency diseases, RC620-627
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