Glycated hemoglobin, diabetes treatment and cancer risk in type 2 diabetes. A case-control study.

INTRODUCTION Type 2 diabetes is associated with an increased risk of some types of cancer. Diabetes treatment may also modify cancer risk. OBJECTIVE The aim of this retrospective, case-control study was to assess whether HbA1c level and use of anti-diabetic drugs are associated with cancer development in a diabetic population. MATERIALS AND METHODS The… (More)