latent diabetes

n.

A mild form of diabetes mellitus in which the individual displays no overt symptoms, but has abnormal responses to various diagnostic tests.chemical diabetes

Nearby words

  1. latensify,
  2. latent,
  3. latent allergy,
  4. latent ambiguity,
  5. latent content,
  6. latent function,
  7. latent gout,
  8. latent heat,
  9. latent homosexuality,
  10. latent hyperopia


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