Prevalence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in 6-18-yr-old school children living in Istanbul, Turkey

Akesen E., Turan S. , GÜRAN T. , Atay Z., SAVE D. , BEREKET A.

PEDIATRIC DIABETES, cilt.12, ss.567-571, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is among the most common chronic diseases in childhood and the incidence of T1DM is increasing worldwide. There is no actual data regarding the frequency of T1DM in Turkish children.