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Clinical Summary

Colorectal cancer diagnosis linked to increased risk for type 2 diabetes

Miriam Tucker   |   22 November 2022

Takeaway

  • A diagnosis of colorectal cancer (CRC) appears to increase the subsequent risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D), particularly within the first 10 years.

Why this matters

  • Some data have suggested an increased risk for T2D with CRC, but previous studies have been subject to methodological problems.

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