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Year : 2021  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 550-551

Low carbohydrate diet rescued severe type 2 diabetes patient from insulin injection, a case report

Natorikumanodoh Hospital, Takadatekumanodoh, aza Iwashitaguchi, Natori City, Miyagi Pref, Japan

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Dr. Koh Iwasaki
Natorikumanodoh Hospital, 981-1241, 68-1Takadatekumanodoh, aza Iwashitaguchi, Natori City, Miyagi Pref
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DOI: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1798_20

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Fifty-six years old male type 2 diabetes patient with fasting blood sugar (FBS) 414 mg/d and hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) 10.7% tried low carbohydrate diet (LCD) 30 days. After the diet, his FBS decreased to 174 mg/d and HbA1c was 7.7%. Therefore, he escaped from insulin injection and was able to treat with metformin.

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