Serum C peptide level and renal function in diabetes mellitus

Serum C peptide level and renal function in diabetes mellitus C peptide is an active peptide hormone with potentially important physiological effects. C peptide has the capacity to diminish glomerular hyperfiltration and reduce urinary albumin excretion in both experimental and human type 1 diabetes. The present study is aimed at correlating the serum C peptide… Read More Serum C peptide level and renal function in diabetes mellitus

C-Peptide Can Help Diagnose Fulminant Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

From Medscape Medical News C-Peptide Can Help Diagnose Fulminant Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD CME Author: Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP   Aug. 13, 2004 — C-peptide can facilitate the diagnosis of fulminant type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM), according to the results of a study published in the August issue of Diabetes… Read More C-Peptide Can Help Diagnose Fulminant Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus