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[IP] RE: Type 1.5, MODY and LADA

Actually, LADA (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults), rather than MODY, is
the term that should be searched.  MODY is Type 2 afflicting young people
and LADA is Type 1 afflicting adults.

John Kinsley
Type 1 - 1956
MM 507 - 1998

>Subject: Re: [IP] Type 1.5?
>You may want to look up the term MODY maturity onset diabetes of the young,
>another term for type 1.5.  Often misdiagnosed as type 1. These people are
>not over weight or sedentary.  They think it is caused from a genetic
>mutation that impairs insulin production.
>Hope that helps, good luck
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