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Diabetic kidney disease

Diabetic kidney disease is caused by microvascular damage sustained as a result of diabetes, affecting approximately one-third of patients with type 1 diabetes and half of patients with type 2 diabetes. This PrimeView highlights the modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors for developing diabetic kidney disease.

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Diabetic kidney disease. Nat Rev Dis Primers 1, 15038 (2015).

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