Late-onset type 1 diabetes leading to severe endogenous insulin deficiency is common but often goes unrecognised, UK research suggests. Endocrinologists found that one in five people diagnosed with insulin-treated diabetes over the age of 30 had almost absolute insulin deficiency, though many were managed as having type 2 diabetes. In a paper published in Diabetologia ...
Late onset T1D common and often misdiagnosed
By Michael Woodhead
26 Jun 2019