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Characteristics of nephropathy in severely obese Japanese patients complicated with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional

Kurinami et al.
Used Parameters : BFM, MM, PBF

Publication Year : 2020

Country : Japan

Journal : Endocrine

Purpose We aimed to investigate the characteristics of kidney disease in severely obese Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Methods This was a cross-sectional study of severely obese patients (body mass index≥ 35 kg/m 2) with T2DM treated at Jinnouchi Hospital, Kumamoto, Japan. Results A total of 3128 T2DM patients visited the hospital during the survey period, of whom 55 patients (1.7%) were severely obese and 50 patients were enrolled. In terms of diabetic nephropathy (DN), twenty-five patients were …
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