brittle diabetes

n.

Insulin-dependent diabetes in which there are wide unpredictable fluctuations in blood glucose concentrations.

Nearby words

  1. brittany spaniel,
  2. britten,
  3. brittle,
  4. brittle bone disease,
  5. brittle bones,
  6. brittle fern,
  7. brittle star,
  8. brittle-star,
  9. brittlebush,
  10. brittleness


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