Diabetes more frequent in children with chronic rheumatic disease

Posted by on June 9, 2016 5:44 pm
Categories: health

The results of a study involving more than 9,000 patients showed that Type 1 diabetes occurs significantly more frequently in patients with Juvenile Inflammatory Arthritis (JIA) than in the general population. A better understanding of this link between diabetes and JIA may lead to new preventative and therapeutic interventions in both these diseases.

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