Differentiating type 1 from type 2 diabetes in adults

Type 1 diabetes appears in adulthood more often than previously thought and its overt symptoms tend to be milder than those in children, making diagnosis tricky.

An article in the May 2024 I.M. Matters from ACP focused on diagnosing type 1 diabetes in adults, delving into why it can be more challenging to diagnose this disease after childhood. Experts offer their tips on identifying latent autoimmune diabetes of adults.