hrp0089fc12.5 | Diabetes and Insulin 2 | ESPE2018
, Ismail Eman Abdel Rahman
, Zaki Mamdouh Ahmed
, Ibrahim Marwa Zaki
, El-Hamamsy Manal
Background: Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is a major microvascular complica-tion of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). Homocysteine levels have been found elevated in T1DM patients with DN due to several causes, including dietary deficiencies of folic acid and B Vitamins. Hyperhomocysteinemia induces renal injury and is associated with increasing urinary albumin excretion in patients with diabetes. We therefore performed a randomized-controlled trial of oral supplem...