Adult Life after Childhood Cancer in Scandinavia: Diabetes mellitus following treatment for cancer in childhood.

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An increased risk for diabetes mellitus (DM) adds significantly to the burden of late complications in childhood cancer survivors. Complications of DM may be prevented by using appropriate screening. It is, therefore, important to better characterise the reported increased risk for DM in a large population-based setting.


  • Anna Sällfors-Holmqvist
  • Jørgen H Olsen
  • Klaus Kaae Andersen
  • Sofie de Fine Licht
  • Lars Hjorth
  • Stanislaw Garwicz
  • Christian Moëll
  • Harald Anderson
  • Finn Wesenberg
  • Laufey Tryggvadottir
  • Nea Malila
  • John D Boice
  • Henrik Hasle
  • Jeanette Falck Winther
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Cancer and Oncology
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1169-1175
JournalEuropean Journal of Cancer
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch

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