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Resistencia a la insulina


Resistencia a la insulina

(Insulin Resistance)

Las personas con diabetes tipo 2 siguen produciendo insulina, pero el cuerpo no responde a esta hormona en forma normal y el páncreas no es capaz de generar suficiente insulina adicional como para revertir esta resistencia a la insulina. La resistencia a la insulina se produce cuando el cuerpo no puede responder bien a la insulina generada en el páncreas y la glucosa tiene más dificultades para entrar en las células. Las personas que sufren de resistencia a la insulina pueden desarrollar diabetes tipo 2 o no.


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