Slightly blurred vision and polyphagia
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Romesh K. Khardori, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Diabetes, Endocrine, and Metabolic Disorders, Eastern Virginia Medical School; EVMS Medical Group, Norfolk, Virginia.

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A 54-year-old man presents with slightly blurred vision and polyphagia that has developed over the past 6 weeks. His height is 5 ft 7 in and his weight is 193 lb (BMI 30.2). The patient does not have a regular exercise regimen. History is significant for hypertension and sleep apnea, and family history is significant for maternal colon cancer and paternal type 2 diabetes. Physical examination reveals a hemoglobin level of 7.6 mmol/L.

What is the likely diagnosis?


Latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult

Type 2 diabetes

Pancreatic diabetes

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