Prediabetes pp 321-327 | Cite as

Plasma Activity of the Enzyme N-Acetil-Beta-Glucosaminidase in Healthy and Diabetic Subjects: Effects of Treatment with A Sulfonylurea Drug

  • J. R. Giraudo
  • M. Fugante
  • J. Blaque Quadri
  • G. Reyes
  • N. Duran Saucedo
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 246)


The pathophysiological mechanism of diabetic microangiopathy is based on experimental and clinical evidence. The complex sequence of events which determine the vascular lesion is not entirely elucidated. Some of the mechanisms involved, both quantitatively and qualitatively in the alteration process have been demonstrated.


Basement Membrane Glomerular Basement Membrane Post Prandial Blood Glucose Diabetic Microangiopathy Capillary Basement Membrane 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Giraudo
  • M. Fugante
  • J. Blaque Quadri
  • G. Reyes
  • N. Duran Saucedo
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  1. 1.Institute Modelo de Diabetes Endocrinologia y NutricionCordobaArgentina

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