Title: Pathological Skeletal Remains from Ancient Egypt: the Earliest Case of Diabetes Mellitus?
Authors: Dupras, Tosha Leah ×
Williams, Lana J.
Willems, Harco
Peeters, Christoph #
Issue Date: Oct-2010
Publisher: PMH Publications
Series Title: Practical Diabetes International vol:27 issue:8 pages:358-363
Abstract: A body from an early Middle Kingdom tomb excavated in Dayr al-Barsha shows skeletal evidence that the person was suffering from diabetes mellitus. This is the earliest known case of the disease.
ISSN: 1357-8170
VABB publication type: VABB-1
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: DI
Appears in Collections:Near Eastern Studies, Leuven
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