What is the role of WBC count and blood and urine cultures in the diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM)?

Updated: Nov 30, 2020
  • Author: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Answer

A white blood cell (WBC) count and blood and urine cultures may be performed to rule out infection.


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