Which age groups are at highest risk for type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM)?

Updated: Sep 13, 2019
  • Author: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Answer

Type 1 DM can occur at any age. Although it frequently arises in juveniles, it can also develop in adults. (See Epidemiology.)


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