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Thyroid problems and diabetes - do the two always go hand in hand?
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: No
Patients with type 1 diabetes have about a 30% chance of also getting autoimmune thyroid disease.
However, autoimmune thyroid disease by itself is very common among the general population. It does not raise your risk as much in reverse in terms of also getting type 1 diabetes.

In brief: No
Patients with type 1 diabetes have about a 30% chance of also getting autoimmune thyroid disease.
However, autoimmune thyroid disease by itself is very common among the general population. It does not raise your risk as much in reverse in terms of also getting type 1 diabetes.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
In brief: No
No.

In brief: No
No.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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