What are the signs and symptoms of pediatric type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM)?

Updated: Jul 03, 2019
  • Author: William H Lamb, MD, MBBS, FRCP(Edin), FRCP, FRCPCH; Chief Editor: Sasigarn A Bowden, MD  more...
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Answer

Signs and symptoms of type 1 diabetes in children include the following:

  • Hyperglycemia

  • Glycosuria

  • Polydipsia

  • Unexplained weight loss

  • Nonspecific malaise

  • Symptoms of ketoacidosis

See Clinical Presentation for more detail.


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