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RE: [IP] T1 Diagnosis



Jenny,

Thanks for clarifying this up. I too was originally diagnosed as T2 at 25
and worked on pills and diet, unsuccessfully for 7 years. Caught mono, and
from there was re-diagnosed type 1. Glad to hear there really is a name for
this.


Jim - Going live on the pump today (5/28/99)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: email @ redacted [mailto:email @ redacted]On Behalf
> Of Jenny Nash
> Sent: Thursday, May 27, 1999 12:15
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] T1 Diagnosis
>
>
> Adult Type 1s are prevalent enough to have their own "name," LADA, which
> stands for Late Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults. The same with Type 2s dx'd
> as children or teens, MODY, Maturity Onset Diabetes in the Young.
>
> I knew someone on another list who would sign herself, "Lady LADA."
>
> So, hey, you're not only not alone, you have a *name.* :-)
>
> Jenny
>
> (Type I, 26 years, D. pumper since 10/95)
> email @ redacted
>
>
>
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