People with type 2 diabetes (T2D) face a greater risk for advanced tumor stage at cancer diagnosis. Among 11,945 people with cancer from 1992 to 2012, 7% had preexisting T2D. Among the 7,400 people with nonscreened cancers, T2D was linked to a 26% increased risk for diagnosis with metastasis.
Preexisting Type 2 Diabetes Tied to Advanced Tumor Stage at Cancer Diagnosis
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