non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

noun

Definition of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

: type 2 diabetes abbreviation NIDDM

First Known Use of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

1979, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus was in 1979

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“Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-insulin-dependent%20diabetes%20mellitus. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

noun

Medical Definition of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

: type 2 diabetes abbreviation NIDDM

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