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Clinical Screening Tool of Fourlanos et al for Identifying Autoimmune Diabetes Mellitus in an Adult

Purpose:

To evaluate an adult with adult-onset diabetes for evidence of latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult (LADA) using the screening tools of Fourlanos et al.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

risk factors, clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics

ICD-10:

E10, E11

Description:

Fourlanos et al developed a clinical screening tool to help identify adults with latent autoimmune diabetes mellitus (LADA). This can select patients for additional testing to detect islet cell autoantibodies. The authors are from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Parkville, Victoria, Australia.

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