Published in Diabetes Week, May 15th, 2006
According to a study from Japan, "Although pancreatic exocrine enzymes are often elevated in patients with fulminant type 1 diabetes, the onset of this elevation and its significance in disease development remain unclear. We therefore investigated the significance of elevated serum enzyme concentrations and pancreatic swelling in the development of fulminant type 1 diabetes."
T. Kahara and colleagues at Kanazawa University explained, "Serum pancreatic exocrine enzymes, including amylase, elastase-1, lipase and trypsin, were...
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