Difficulties experienced in diagnosis and follow-up of diabetes mellitus patients during the covid-19 pandemic period: 3 case COVID-19 Pandemi döneminde diabetes mellitus hastalarinin tani ve takiplerinde yaşanilan zorluklar: 3 olgu sunumu

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FİDANCI İ., BERK O. S., Bayer Ş., Arslan T. K., AKSOY H.

Ankara Medical Journal, vol.21, no.2, pp.321-326, 2021 (Scopus) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/amj.2021.77044
  • Journal Name: Ankara Medical Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.321-326
  • Keywords: COVID-19, Diabetes mellitus, Pandemic
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


© 2017 AOS-Estratagia and Inovacao. All rights reserved.Pandemic periods are one of the reasons patients have difficulty accessing healthcare services. Even diseases such as diabetes mellitus with a high prevalence and easy to diagnose today may delay the diagnosis of patients. Likewise, difficulties may be experienced in the follow-up of these patients due to pandemic period restrictions. We presented 1 diabetes mellitus patient delayed in diagnosis during the COVID-19 pandemic period and 2 diabetes mellitus patients who had difficulties in follow-up due to pandemic restrictions in this case reports.