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  • LADA
  • Adults with LADA may initially be diagnosed incorrectly as having type 2 diabetes based on their age, particularly if they have risk factors for type 2 diabetes such as a strong family history or obesity. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is estimated that more than 50% of persons diagnosed as having non-obesity-related type 2 diabetes may actually have LADA. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Institutes of Health (NIDDK) defines LADA as "a condition in which Type 1 diabetes develops in adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • About 80% of all LADA patients initially misdiagnosed with type 2 (and who have GAD antibodies) will become insulin-dependent within 3 to 15 years (according to differing LADA sources). (wikipedia.org)
  • Although LADA may appear to initially respond to similar treatment (lifestyle and medications) as type 2 diabetes, it will not halt or slow the progression of beta cell destruction, and people with LADA will eventually become insulin-dependent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oral
  • The therapeutic combination in Type II may include insulin, not necessarily because oral agents have failed completely, but in search of a desired combination of effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • glycemic control
  • The aim of this study is to assess the vitamin D status of in Saudi adults with DMT1 in comparison to healthy controls, and the relationship with glycemic control and duration of diabetes. (springer.com)