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Monogenic diabetes


* Not a rare disease
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  • My daughter was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of three. We recently learned that she may, instead, have monogenic diabetes. I have never heard of monogenic diabetes and would like to learn more. Click here for answer

  • My child was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes mellitus when he was 6 years old. He was also an intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) baby. I have read that IUGR can be associated with monogenic diabetes. Due to this possible connection and since there is no other family history of type 1 diabetes, should I have my child tested for monogenic diabetes? Click here for answer