Diabetes mellitus is an endocrine disorder in which there is insufficient amount or lack of insulin secretion to metabolize carbohydrate.
There are three types
Failure to produce enough insulin due to loss of beta cells. Causes are unknown.
Diabetes mellitus begins with insulin resistance a condition in which cell fails to respond insulin properly.
Common causes are a combination of excessive body weight and insufficient exercise.
Occur when pregnant women without previous history of diabetes develop high blood sugar level.
• High blood sugar
• Frequent urination
• Increased Thirst
• Increased Hunger
• Acute complication can include
• Diabetic ketoacidosis
• Hyper osmolor hyper glycemic state
Chronic complication include
• Cardio vascular disease
• Chronic kidney disease
• Foot ulcer
• Damage the eye.