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Milk-induced hypertriglyceridaemia and acute pancreatitis after discontinuation of treatment for type 2 diabetes and hyperlipidaemia
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    What about the sugar?
    • Matthias Friedrich, Cardiologist Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre

    In milk, there is more sugar than fat. With 5 litres of milk, the patient would have ingested about 250g sugar. So could it be that the increase of triglycerides was due to excess sugar intake in a diabetic patient off hid medication?

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