Increase in the incidence of type 1 diabetes in Israeli children following the Second Lebanon War
Pediatric Diabetes, 04/20/2012Zung A et al.
For the first time in a large population, they found a positive association between the trauma of war and an increase in the incidence of type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents. The increase in incidence was not associated with genetic susceptibility to the disease.
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