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Does excess iron cause diabetes?

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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes!

Iron overload as in hereditary hemochromatosis or repeated transfusions can cause secondary diabetes due to pacreatic islet beta cell failure.

In brief: Yes!

Iron overload as in hereditary hemochromatosis or repeated transfusions can cause secondary diabetes due to pacreatic islet beta cell failure.
Dr. Michio Abe
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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