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Diabetes mellitus has long been recognized as being familial but all postulated modes of inheritance have been rejected. During recent years a genetic heterogeneity has been suggested. A knowledge of modern genetics is necessary to understand the complexity of distinguishing clinically similar genetic types of a common disease. This book of 25 lectures from a workshop held in 1975 will help explain and establish the concept of genetic heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus.
The Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus.. Ann Intern Med. ;86:684. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-86-5-684_9
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1977;86(5):684.
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