Human Cytomegalovirus Infection as a Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Development in a Sample of Iraqi Patients

Authors

  • Huda Mohammed Hasan
  • Dunya Fareed Salloom

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v21i2.2754

Keywords:

Type 2 Diabetes mellites, viral infection and Cytomegalovirus infection.

Abstract

Type 2 diabetes mellitus which abbreviate as T2DM is a complex endocrine and metabolic disorder arising
from genetic and environmental factors interaction which in turn induce various degrees of insulin functional
alteration on peripheral tissues. Globally, T2DM has develop into a public health problem. Therefore, The
study included (75) patients(37 female and 38 males) suffering from T2DM who visit al-kadhimiya teaching
hospital with age range 20-80 years and (70) as healthy controls with age range 20-70 years. All studied
groups were evaluated CMV IgG by ELISA,B. urea, S. Creatinine, cholesterol and triglyceride the results
showed that B.urea, S.creatinine and serum cholesterol showed a non-significant differences between studied
group, While there was significant differences in concentration of triglyceride between both studied group.
The seropositivity of CMV IgG was 62(82.87%) in T2DM patients with significant differences in compare
to control.

Author Biographies

Huda Mohammed Hasan

Scholar Researchers, Biology Department College of Science, University of Baghdad, Iraq

Dunya Fareed Salloom

Scholar Researchers, Biology Department College of Science, University of Baghdad, Iraq

Published

2021-03-12

How to Cite

Huda Mohammed Hasan, & Dunya Fareed Salloom. (2021). Human Cytomegalovirus Infection as a Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Development in a Sample of Iraqi Patients. Medico Legal Update, 21(2), 639-644. https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v21i2.2754