Pancreatic exocrine function decreases in the majority of young at-risk children who progress to islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes, Australian research has shown. A study from the longitudinal ENDIA trial, following children with a first degree relative with type 1 diabetes from pregnancy, compared fecal elastase (FE-1) in 257 samples from 85 children. Progressors ...
Type 1 diabetes
ENDIA study tracks pancreatic exocrine decline prior to T1D
By Mardi Chapman
4 Jun 2020