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ea0070ep143 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Lipoatrophy in a patient with type 1 diabetes: Genetic or immunological?

Ashraf Tanveer , Awad Nisreen , Suliman Sara , Helal Radwa , Naqvi Safdar , Lessan Nader

We report the case of a 28-year-old Emirati lady with type 1 diabetes (weight 51 kg, BMI 20.82 kg/m2) diagnosed at 3 years of age who presented to our centre with problems at her insulin injection sites. She had poor glycaemic control and her diabetes was complicated by retinopathy; other past medical history included vitamin D deficiency. All her seven siblings had diabetes and were on insulin; both parents had type 2 diabetes.In 2017, she wa...