Mark B. Landon, Author at Dermatology Advisor

Mark B. Landon

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Pregestational DM

Pregestational diabetes during pregnancy 1. What every clinician should know Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic metabolic disorder characterized by either absolute or relative insulin deficiency resulting in persistent hyperglycemia. Estimates of diabetes concurrent with pregnancy vary widely (from 5-14%), depending upon the population in question. Most with diabetes during pregnancy have gestational diabetes (GDM),…

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