TABLE 1

Eponyms for autoimmune diabetes in adults

EponymReference
Latent type 1 diabetes1
Latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA)2
Slowly progressive IDDM (SPIDDM)5
Slow-onset IDDM6
Slowly progressive type 1 diabetes7
Type 1 1/2 diabetes8
LADY-like9
Autoimmune diabetes not requiring insulin at diagnosis10
LADA–type 1 and–type 211
Slowly progressive β-cell failure12
Slowly progressive adult-onset type 1 diabetes13
Antibody-positive phenotypic type 2 diabetes with obesity14
Latent autoimmune diabetes in children (LADC)15