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Biphasic response on oral glucose tolerance testing in myotonic dystrophy.
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PMID:  1266569     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Oral glucose tolerance tests have been carried out on 40 patients with myotonic dystrophy, and 50 hospitalized control patients. A biphasic response was found in 19 myotonic dystrophy patients (49 per cent), compared with 12 of the control population (24 per cent). In 9 patients with myotonic dystrophy (23 per cent), the height of the second peak was greater than or equal to 20 mg/100 ml, the corresponding figure for the control group being 2 patients (4 per cent) (P less than 0.005).
D Russell; O Sjaastad
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta neurologica Scandinavica     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0001-6314     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Neurol. Scand.     Publication Date:  1976 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-07-06     Completed Date:  1976-07-06     Revised Date:  2006-08-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370336     Medline TA:  Acta Neurol Scand     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  226-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Blood Glucose* / analysis
Glucose / metabolism*
Glucose Tolerance Test
Middle Aged
Myotonic Dystrophy / blood*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Blood Glucose; 50-99-7/Glucose

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