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Re: [IP] now t1 vs t2



Or with a pancreas transplant.  Islets are still experimental IMHO.

Susan, off insulin since 2/7/08
> <<Does anyone know of any type 1's who were actually able to stop taking
> insulin?>>
>
>  Not without islet cell transplantations (and I mean transplantations).
> The usual person requires 2-3 transplantations to achieve complete glucose
> control.
> But other than with a Tx, I know of NO type 1 diabetic being able to get off
> insulin, ONLY type 2's that still made endogenisis insulin (insulin that is
> injected/pumped is exogenisis.. made outside the body.. endogenisis is made
>   

> within the body).
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