- Absolute insulin deficiency; insulin treatment required.
- Most often presents with a few days or weeks of polyuria, polydipsia, weight loss, and weakness.
- Some patients may present with diabetic ketoacidosis.
- Microvascular complications: retinopathy, nephropathy, and neuropathy.
- Macrovascular complications: coronary artery, cerebrovascular, and peripheral vascular disease.
Last updated: May 02, 2013