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Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I have a 22 yrs a with normal C peptide and elevated anti GAD. Will this pt be considered Type 2 or type 1 DM

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In type 1 diabetes, a number of autoantibodies are thought to circulate including those which target glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD)

Presence of these autoantibodies suggests type 1 diabetes.

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