- •Parental consanguinity may play a role in the development of T1DM.
- •Parental consanguinity was not clearly linked to T1DM in children.
- •A family history of autoimmunity was not clearly linked to T1DM in children.
- •A history of affected first-cousin parents increases the risk of T1DM.
Abbreviations:T1DM (Type 1 diabetes), HLA (human leukocyte antigen)
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