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Re: [IP] Difference between Type 1A and 1B

>My (former)endo felt that 1B was more( a misnomer) like type 2 diabetes 
>then 1,in that insulin requirements fluctuated to both extremes (how can 
>it be real type 1 if you've still got occasional insulin secreation?)and 
>another thing,if at dx you test negative for the antibodies what did do 
>the killing off of the beta cells?

I have a friend who has insulin dependent type 1 due to injuries he got in 
Vietnam.  Perhaps 1B is type 1 that's due to an injury to the pancreas 
rather than antibodies.

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