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Insulin resistance is seen in all, except: (LQ)



A Werner's syndrome
B Addison's disease

C Ataxia telangiectasia
D Lipodystrophy

Ans. B

Addison's disease

Insulin Resistance

When a patient needs more than 200 units of the insulin per day, he is said to have insulin resistance.

Causes of insulin resistance

1). Obesity.

2). Polycystic ovarian syndrome,

3). Renal failure.

4). Pregnancy.

5). Leprechaunism,

6). lipodystrophy syndrome,

7). type A insulin resistance,

8). Werner syndrome,

9). Ataxia telangiectasia.

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