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Role of Vitamin C in Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Introduction


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1 Minia University, Egypt
2 Biochemistry Department, Minia University, Egypt
     

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Background:To investigate the relationship between ascorbic acid level in serum and anti-oxidant parameters in blood with type 2 diabetes mellitus patients.

Patients and Method: The study was conducted on 85 subjects,25 as a control and 60 with type 2 diabetes

Results: The current study was done in the period between January 2016-December 2018. The study included 60 patients with type 2 DM. The duration of diabetes ranged from one month to 240 month with mean 74.2±64.8

Conclusion: T2-DM patients with more severe diabetic nephropathy had lower vitamin C levels


Keywords

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Vitamin C, Endothelial Dysfunction.
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Authors

Nermien Abd El Rahman Ibraheim
Minia University, Egypt
Fatema El Zahraa Sayed Bukhary
Minia University, Egypt
Yehia Zakareia Mahmoud
Minia University, Egypt
Mahmoud Ragab Mohamed
Minia University, Egypt
Salama Rabei Abdel-Rahim
Biochemistry Department, Minia University, Egypt

Abstract


Background:To investigate the relationship between ascorbic acid level in serum and anti-oxidant parameters in blood with type 2 diabetes mellitus patients.

Patients and Method: The study was conducted on 85 subjects,25 as a control and 60 with type 2 diabetes

Results: The current study was done in the period between January 2016-December 2018. The study included 60 patients with type 2 DM. The duration of diabetes ranged from one month to 240 month with mean 74.2±64.8

Conclusion: T2-DM patients with more severe diabetic nephropathy had lower vitamin C levels


Keywords


Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Vitamin C, Endothelial Dysfunction.



DOI: https://doi.org/10.37506/v11%2Fi2%2F2020%2Fijphrd%2F195072