Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetic Nephropathy

OSA is independently associated with DN in type 2 diabetes. eGFR declined faster in patients with OSA. Nitrosative stress may provide a pathogenetic link between OSA and DN. Interventional studies assessing the impact of OSA treatment on DN are needed.

via Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetic Nephropathy.

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