Amy Fleischman

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New-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus

Type 2 Diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in youth has been increasing over the last few decades paralleling the increased prevalence of obesity. Youth with T2DM tend to be obese with evidence of insulin resistance in the setting of insufficient insulin secretion. They may also present with other cardiovascular risk factors including hypertension or dyslipidemia. Commonly children…

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