Isolated permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus

What is Isolated permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus?

Permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus (PNDM) is a monogenic form of neonatal diabetes (NDM, see this term) characterized by persistent hyperglycemia within the first 12 months of life in general, requiring continuous insulin treatment.

Other condition names

  • Monogenic diabetes of infancy
  • PNDM

Inheritance type

Autosomal dominant, Autosomal recessive


  • Europe: 1-9 in 1,000 000

Age of Onset

  • Antenatal
  • Infancy
  • Neonatal
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