Diabetes and high blood glucose levels among individuals without known diabetes correlated with increased risks for liver cancer and chronic liver disease, according results of a Chinese cohort study.
“The increase in diabetes prevalence is so recent [in China] that its impact on risk of liver cancer and liver diseases, if any, may not yet have fully emerged,” Yuanjie Pang, from the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom, and colleagues wrote. “Our finding linking diabetes with liver cancer was broadly consistent with those of previous prospective studies in Western and

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