Other Types of Diabetes

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Cause of MODY Diabetes:

  • Genetic defect of the beta cells of the pancreas resulting in not enough insulin secretion by the pancreas

Treatment of MODY Diabetes:

  • Diet
  • Exercise
  • Self Blood Glucose Monitoring
  • Education

Extensive injury to the pancreas such as:

  • Pancreatitis
  • Trauma
  • Infection
  • Pancreatectomy (removal of the pancreas)
  • Cancer of the pancreas
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Cystic fibrosis

Treatment of MODY Diabetes begins with:

  • Diet
  • Exercise
  • Self Blood Glucose Monitoring
  • Education

If not successful proceed with:

  • Oral medication
  • Insulin
References:
  • American Diabetes Association:
    Tests of glycemia in diabetes (Position Statement). Diabetes Care 20 (Suppl. 1):S18-S20, 1997
  • American Diabetes Association:
    Standards of medical care for patients with diabetes mellitus (Position Statement). Diabetes Care 20 (Suppl. 1) S5-S13, 1997
  • The Expert Committee on the Diagnosis and Classification
    of Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetes Care 20: 1183-1197, 1997
  • American Diabetes Association:
    Medical Management of Type 2 Diabetes. 4th Edition. 1998
  • American Diabetes Association:
    Medical Management of Type 1 Diabetes. 3rd Edition. 1998
  • American Diabetes Association:
    Medical Management of Pregnancy Complicated by Diabetes. 2nd Edition. 1995
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