Diabetes is diagnosed by testing the blood for sugar levels. With the fasting plasma glucose (FPG) test, blood is taken in the morning after fasting overnight.
The disease diabetes mellitus is actually a group of metabolic diseases that are characterized by hyperglycemia resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. The type 1 diabetes occurs due to a deficiency of insulin secretion.
Here are the tests that are carried out for the diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus
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