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Are diabetes and thyroid problems every connected?
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Autoimmune, yes
About 30% of people with type 1 diabetes will develop autoimmune thyroiditis.

In brief: Autoimmune, yes
About 30% of people with type 1 diabetes will develop autoimmune thyroiditis.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Patients with diabetes have higher risk of developing thyroid problems.
Additionally, there is a condition called polyglandular syndrome which consists of type 1 diabetes, autoimmune thyroid disease and adrenal disorder.

In brief: Yes
Patients with diabetes have higher risk of developing thyroid problems.
Additionally, there is a condition called polyglandular syndrome which consists of type 1 diabetes, autoimmune thyroid disease and adrenal disorder.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Samuel Freedman
Pediatrics
In brief: Thyroid and diabetes
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disorder associated with other autoimmune disorders like thyroid disease, celiac disease, arthritis, colitis, anemias, lupus, psoriasis, allopecia , vitiligo, to name just a few.

In brief: Thyroid and diabetes
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disorder associated with other autoimmune disorders like thyroid disease, celiac disease, arthritis, colitis, anemias, lupus, psoriasis, allopecia , vitiligo, to name just a few.
Dr. Samuel Freedman
Dr. Samuel Freedman
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