UMMS Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics

Publication Date


Document Type

Book Chapter


Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Obesity; Adolescent; Child


Endocrine System Diseases | Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism | Pediatrics


Discusses double diabetes -- the coexistence of features of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in the same individual -- with a comprehensive discussion of the various aspects of this disorder and a focus on the search for a treatment paradigm in children and adolescents.

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© 2013 Nwosu; licensee InTech. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

DOI of Published Version



Benjamin U. Nwosu (2013). Double Diabetes: The Search for a Treatment Paradigm in Children and Adolescents, in: Hot Topics in Endocrine and Endocrine-Related Diseases, Dr. Monica Fedele (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-1080-4, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/53314. Link to book chapter on publisher's website

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Hot Topics in Endocrine and Endocrine-Related Diseases