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[IP] autoimmune response

Does anyone know:  Is there a correlaton between type 1 and other 
autoimmune diseases? It seems  like many on IP discuss celiac disease 
and thyroid problems. Is the incidence higher in people with type 1.


James Handsfield wrote:

>It may be correct, but there is no research evidence that diabetics have impaired
>immune systems, and the autoimmune response that causes type 1 is very
>specific to islet cells and the probable virus that triggered the response
>in the first place.
>Jim Handsfield
>email @ redacted
>The opinions expressed are mine and do not necessarily represent those of my
>wife who runs our house and makes more important decisions than I do.
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