Diabetes mellitus and peripheral organs involvement: Current treatment options
Cengiz Işık, Hakan Sarman 1 * , Abdullah Alper Şahin, Ertuğrul Karğı, Zuleyha Sarman, Kürşad Mansur Erkuran, İsmail Boyraz, Bünyamin Koç
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1 Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Bolu, Turkey* Corresponding Author


Diabetes mellitus is a chronic and multi-systemic disease with various treatment options and has long-term effect on lifestyle of individuals and society. Not only disesase itself but also damage to peripherical organs as a result of disease in long term is an important cause of morbidity and mortality. In this review study it has been aimed to assess complications caused by peripherical organ involvment and treatment options rather than those caused by diabetes mellitus itself.


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Article Type: Review

J Clin Exp Invest, Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2014, 329-335


Publication date: 11 Jun 2014

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