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Re: [IPk] Re: Type 2 and obesity

MODY is Mature-onset diabetes in the young  (type 2 at an early age). LADA 
is latent auto-immune diabetes in the aged (older age onset of type 1), 
also known as "type 1.5".

At 08:28 PM 1/06/2003, you wrote:

>I appreciate your fund of wisdom and experience much of the time, but I
>think there is an error here. To the best of my knowledge, the term
>MODY is used for people who develop 'diabetes of the young' i.e. type 1
>diabetes at a more than usually mature age, not for people who develop
>type 2 at an unusually (now less unusually, as you point out) age.

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