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Cardiovascular diseases in youth patients with glucose metabolism impairment

Aleksandra Pilśniak1, Artur Chwalba2, Ewa Otto-Buczkowska3
DOI: 10.5603/AH.a2020.0016
Arterial Hypertension 2021;25(2):63-68.
  1. Inpatient Department of Radiation and Clinical Oncology, Maria Skłodowska-Curie Institute — Oncology Center, Gliwice, Poland
  2. Department of Pharmacology, Medical University of Silesia, Zabrze, Poland
  3. Medical Specialist Centre in Gliwice, Gliwice, Poland, Gliwice, Poland

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Glucose metabolism disorders in adolescent patients have a diverse background. The most common cause is type 1 diabetes. Persistently elevated blood glucose initiates many processes that lead to blood vessel and nerve damage.

Early detection and treatment of these abnormalities can help prevent the development of many complications.


Glucose metabolism disorders in adolescent patients have a diverse background. The most common cause is type 1 diabetes. Persistently elevated blood glucose initiates many processes that lead to blood vessel and nerve damage.

Early detection and treatment of these abnormalities can help prevent the development of many complications.

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impairments of carbohydrates metabolism; insulin resistance; hyperinsulinemia; cardiovascular disease; cardiomyopathy; macroangiopathy; blood pressure monitoring

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Arterial Hypertension 2021;25(2):63-68.


impairments of carbohydrates metabolism
insulin resistance
cardiovascular disease
blood pressure monitoring


Aleksandra Pilśniak
Artur Chwalba
Ewa Otto-Buczkowska

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