Islet cell transplant

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What is islet cell transplant?

Islet cells are cells found in the pancreas, these cells help with the production of insulin. Transplantation of the cells is done (experimentally) for type 1 diabetics in hopes of helping the body to create insulin.

Common symptoms reported by people with islet cell transplant

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with islet cell transplant

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Compare treatments taken by people with islet cell transplant

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Who has islet cell transplant on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 0
30s 1
40s 1
50s 1
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 3
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from islet cell transplant patients who have completed their condition history
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