latent diabetes

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latent diabetes n.
A mild form of diabetes mellitus in which the individual displays no overt symptoms, but has abnormal responses to various diagnostic tests. Also called chemical diabetes.

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latent diabetes

noun
a mild form of diabetes mellitus in which there are no overt symptoms but there are abnormal responses to some diagnostic procedures 
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