Synonyms for juvenile-onset diabetes |

Synonyms and antonyms for juvenile-onset diabetes

1. onset (n.)

the beginning or early stages


2. juvenile (adj.)

of or relating to or characteristic of or appropriate for children or young people


3. diabetes (n.)

a polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood; any of several metabolic disorders marked by excessive urination and persistent thirst


6. juvenile (adj.)

displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity

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7. juvenile-onset diabetes (n.)

severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease