Natr/o is the combining form for:
Characteristic of type 1 diabetes mellitus:
A) Gradual onset is typical; patient is asymptomatic.
B) Ketoacidosis seldom occurs.
C) Treatment is with diet and oral hypoglycemic agents.
D) Little or no insulin is produced.
E) Onset usually occurs after age 30.
Which of the following disorders is associated with neuropathy, nephropathy, and retinopathy?
B) Deficient ADH secretion
C) Diabetes mellitus (as secondary complications)
Characteristic of acromegaly:
A) Enlargement of extremities
B) Defective cartilage formation that affects bone growth
C) Tumor of the sella turcica
D) Abnormal formation of cartilage in an adult
E) Hyperfunctioning of pituitary gland