Diabetes mellitus

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Diabetes mellitus
Blue circle for diabetes.svg
Universal blue circle seembol for diabetes.[1]
SpecialtyEndocrinology
SymptomsFrequent urination, increased thirst, increased hunger[2]
ComplicationsDiabetic ketoacidosis, nonketotic hyperosmolar coma, hea=rt disease, stroke, chronic neer failyie, fit ulcers[3][2]
Diagnostic methodHeich bluid succar[2]
TreatmentHalthy diet, pheesical exercise[2]
MedicationInsulin, metformin[2][4]
Frequency415 million (8.5%)[5][2]
Daiths1.5–5.0 million per year[6][5]

Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly referred tae as diabetes, is a group o metabolic diseases in which thare are heich bluid succar levels ower a prolonged period.[7]

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  1. "Diabetes Blue Circle Symbol". International Diabetes Federation. 17 March 2006. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 August 2007. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 "Diabetes Fact sheet N°312". WHO. October 2013. Archived frae the oreeginal on 26 August 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2014.
  3. Kitabchi AE, Umpierrez GE, Miles JM, Fisher JN (July 2009). "Hyperglycemic crises in adult patients with diabetes". Diabetes Care. 32 (7): 1335–43. doi:10.2337/dc09-9032. PMC 2699725. PMID 19564476.
  4. Ripsin CM, Kang H, Urban RJ (January 2009). "Management of blood glucose in type 2 diabetes mellitus" (PDF). American Family Physician. 79 (1): 29–36. PMID 19145963. Archived (PDF) frae the oreeginal on 2013-05-05. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Update 2015". ID F. International Diabetes Federation. p. 13. Archived frae the oreeginal on 22 March 2016. Retrieved 21 March 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  6. "The top 10 causes of death Fact sheet N°310". World Health Organization. October 2013. Archived frae the oreeginal on 30 May 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  7. "About diabetes". World Health Organization. Retrieved 4 April 2014.