Tuberculosis and diabetes

Lahiri, D.C. and Sen, P.K. (1974) Tuberculosis and diabetes. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 21 (2). pp. 98-103.

Full text available as:

PDF - Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewer.
188 Kb

Abstract

With the object of finding the rate of prevalence of diabetics in tubercular patients, 875 such patients serially admitted in a hospital were investigated by post-prandial blood sugar estimation on their admission. Sixty-six or 7.5 percent cases among them had blood sugar level more than 120 mg percent, but only 15 or 1.7 percent gave history of diabetes at the time of admission.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Diabetes, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Sputum Tests, Urine, Microscopy, Blood Sugar, Prevalence
Subjects:Endocrine Diseases > Diabetes Mellitus
Fluids and Secretions > Bodily Secretions > Sputum
Fluids and Secretions > Body Fluids > Urine
Investigative Techniques > Microscopy
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Morbidity > Prevalence
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1514
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:23 May 2006

Archive Staff Only: edit this record