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My daughter was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at three years of age. We recently learned that she may have monogenic diabetes. I have never heard if monogenic diabetes. When was monogenic diabetes discovered? Why is genetic testing important in monogenic diabetes? How is genetic for monogenic diabetes done? Click here for answer
My child was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes mellitus when he was 6 years old. He was also an intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) baby. I have read that IUGR can be associated with monogenic diabetes. Due to this possible connection and since there is no other family history of type 1 diabetes, should I have my child tested for monogenic diabetes? Click here for answer