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High Risk of Deep Neck Infection in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study

Authors
  • Chang, Geng-He
  • Ding, Meng-Chang
  • Yang, Yao-Hsu
  • Lin, Yung-Hsiang
  • Liu, Chia-Yen
  • Lin, Meng-Hung
  • Wu, Ching-Yuan
  • Hsu, Cheng-Ming
  • Tsai, Ming-Shao
Publication Date
Oct 25, 2018
Source
MDPI
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Language
English
License
Green
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Abstract

0.001). Furthermore, the patients with T1DM were predisposed to DNI at a younger age than were those without DM. Conclusions: T1DM is an independent risk factor for DNI and is associated with a 10-fold increase in DNI risk. The patients with T1DM require longer hospitalizations for DNI and are younger than those without DM.

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