publication . Article . 2013

Osteoporosis and diabetes mellitus: a modern viewpoint

Natalya Alexandrovna Molitvoslovova; Галстян Гагик Радикович; Gagik Radikovich Galstyan; Молитвословова Наталья Александровна;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2013 Journal: Saharnyj Diabet (issn: 2072-0351, eissn: 2072-0378, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: UP Print
<jats:p>The interrelationship between diabetes mellitus (DM) and bone disorder is still not fully understood. Whereas type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is characterized by decrease in bone density, a number of studies failed to discover such phenomenon in type 2 diabetes mel- litus (T2DM), ? or even uncovered some evidence for higher density, as measured against groups of control. At the very same time both types of DM are associated with elevated risk of bone fracture, which points out at some deterioration of bone tissue ?quality?. Current article discusses various mechanisms of bone damaging in DM, as well as possible causes for difference in the severity of bo...
free text keywords: osteoporosis, diabetes mellitus, distal diabetic neuropathy, Nutritional diseases. Deficiency diseases, RC620-627, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Endocrinology, Bone density, medicine.disease, medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, Bone tissue, medicine.anatomical_structure, Type 2 diabetes, Bone fracture, Polyneuropathy, business.industry, business, Type 1 diabetes
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