open access

Vol 6, No 4 (2005): Practical Diabetology
Review articles (submitted)
Published online: 2005-08-23
Get Citation

The history of research on the pathogenesis of microangiopathy in type 1 diabetes

Aleksandra Araszkiewicz, Dorota Zozulińska, Bogna Wierusz-Wysocka
Diabetologia Praktyczna 2005;6(4):182-186.

open access

Vol 6, No 4 (2005): Practical Diabetology
Review articles (submitted)
Published online: 2005-08-23

Abstract

In spite of a great progress concerning treatment of diabetes, long-term complications are steel an important clinical problem. Microangiopathy refer to diabetic-specific microvascular alterations, clinically appeared as retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy. The aim of this review was to provide the history of research on the pathogenesis of microangiopathy. The development of these complications in diabetic patients was noticed in XIX century. However, late diabetic complications became a clinical and social problem after the discovery of insulin by Frederick Banting and Charles Best in the year 1921. Clinical observations as well as experimental investigations concerning pathogenesis of microangiopathy are presented in our paper.

Abstract

In spite of a great progress concerning treatment of diabetes, long-term complications are steel an important clinical problem. Microangiopathy refer to diabetic-specific microvascular alterations, clinically appeared as retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy. The aim of this review was to provide the history of research on the pathogenesis of microangiopathy. The development of these complications in diabetic patients was noticed in XIX century. However, late diabetic complications became a clinical and social problem after the discovery of insulin by Frederick Banting and Charles Best in the year 1921. Clinical observations as well as experimental investigations concerning pathogenesis of microangiopathy are presented in our paper.
Get Citation

Keywords

microangiopathy; type 1 diabetes; history of sciences

About this article
Title

The history of research on the pathogenesis of microangiopathy in type 1 diabetes

Journal

Clinical Diabetology

Issue

Vol 6, No 4 (2005): Practical Diabetology

Pages

182-186

Published online

2005-08-23

Bibliographic record

Diabetologia Praktyczna 2005;6(4):182-186.

Keywords

microangiopathy
type 1 diabetes
history of sciences

Authors

Aleksandra Araszkiewicz
Dorota Zozulińska
Bogna Wierusz-Wysocka

Important: This website uses cookies.tanya dokter More >>

The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit. They remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.

Czasopismo Diabetologia Kliniczna dostęne jest również w Ikamed - księgarnia medyczna

Wydawcą serwisu jest  "Via Medica sp. z o.o." sp.k., ul. Świętokrzyska 73, 80–180 Gdańsk

tel.:+48 58 320 94 94, faks:+48 58 320 94 60, e-mail:  viamedica@viamedica.pl