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From Colorado, USA:

I was wondering if there has been any link found between leukemia and Type 1 diabetes. I had leukemia when I was six and was then diagnosed with diabetes at age 11. I have been researching this possible link on the Internet but have not yet found any studies.


The two conditions have sometimes been reported together; but as far as I know there is no biological link.


Original posting 11 Mar 2000
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