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Title Hyperglycaemia & Diabetic Complications
Description Hyperglycaemia & Diabetic Complications. Mechanisms of Chronic Complications in Diabetes Mellitus
Creation Date 01 March 1999
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
Developing chronic tissue complications of diabetes cause great anxiety among patients. Tthe complications seem to be proportional to the degree and duration of the hyperglycaemia. Several mechanisms are proposed by which glucose and other sugars can damage tissues. These are discussed briefly below.
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