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Title: Type-1 diabetes onset age and sex differences between Ghanaian and German urban populations
Authors: Phillips, Richard O.
Seyfarth, Julia
Sarfo-Kantanka, Osei
Rosenbauer, Joachim
Jacobsen, Marc
Keywords: Germany
onset age
sex distribution
sub-Saharan Ghana
type 1 diabetes
Issue Date: 2019
Publisher: Journal of Diabetes
Citation: Journal of Diabetes. 2019;11:1002–1004
Abstract: Type 1 diabetes onset age in Kumasi/Ghana has a peak at around 17 to 20 years, whereas the peak is at 11 to 12 years in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Higher proportions of females were found in the type 1 diabetes cohort from Ghana, and males were more frequent in the German cohort.
Description: An article published by Journal of Diabetes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/11925
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