More than half of patients with diabetes off insulin after duodenal resurfacing

More than half of patients who underwent duodenal mucosal resurfacing remained insulin free and saw improved metabolic parameters at 6 months and 1 year, according to a study presented at UEG Week Virtual.“The idea behind duodenal mucosal resurfacing or DMR is to cause rejuvenation of the duodenal mucosa and thus restore the altered hormonal signaling,” Suzanne Meiring, MD and PhD candidate at the Amsterdam University Medical Center in the Netherlands, said during her presentation. “This may be a game-changing approach in the treatment of the metabolic syndrome.”TheRead More

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