hrp0082p3-d3-753 | Diabetes (4) | ESPE2014
, Gomes Clara
, Luis Assuncao
, Laranjo Gabriela
, Campos Joana
Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is the second most frequent chronic disease in childhood and adolescence. Chronic hyperglycemia is responsible for numerous long term complications, not only microvascular (retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy), but also macrovascular (ischemic cardiopathy, cerebrovascular disease and peripheral vascular disease). On the other hand, the T1DM immune modification is responsible for an increased incidence of other autoimmune diseases...