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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
There are many types: I recommend you look them up by googling the subject or just go to wickipedia or the american diabetes association.

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes: Both type 1 and type 2.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Many: Diabetes is a multi system disease. Therefore it can affect almost any part of your body. You name, i can tie a potential diabetic complication. I'll ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
DM2: Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus means the blood sugar numbers are regularly too high, which could lead to diabetic complications to the heart, eyes, ki ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Diabetes tests: 3 tests: fasting blood sugar, a test called hemoglobin A1c and a test called glucose tolerance test.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Diabetes tests: 3 tests (same for type 2): fasting blood sugar, a test called hemoglobin A1c and a test called glucose tolerance test.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Teichman
18 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
See Below: Type 2 diabetes can cause serious health complications. That's why is very important to know how to spot type 2 diabetes symptoms. Most common symptom ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Triad: Polydipsia, polyuria and weight loss despite polyphagia. High blood sugars cause excessive urination and resulting excessive thirst. As the body can ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience in Radiology
Its not simple: This is a disease which affects many people. Some people can just lose weight and get their sugar under control. Some people will need insulin. You ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Diabetes and glucose: Glucose level of 125 may be suggestive of diabetes, especially if fasting. Otherwise it may suggest pre-diabetes. Your glucose level will fluctuate de ... Read More
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