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Type 2 Diabetes increases the risk for pancreatic cancer by 1.5 to 2 times

Type 2 Diabetes increases the risk for pancreatic cancer by 1.5 to 2 times over the general population

The prevalence of this cancer amongst women in UAE is the highest in the world at 10.1 cases per 100,000 population

Dubai, United Arab Emirates 26th March 2020: Newly diagnosed diabetics over the age of 50 years, particularly those who are not overweight have 4 to 7 times the risk of pancreatic cancer compared to general population

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