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A 28-year-old female asked:

I have type 2 diabetes, i get a lot of stomach pains, back pains and if i'm doing something really easy i get tired in seconds. what is wrong with me?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Chaitanya Mamillapalli
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Improve diabetes : Tiredness could be a manifestation of uncontrolled diabetes. Improving blood sugars with targeting pre meal blood sugars 80-140, will help improve the tiredness. Stomach pain and back pain symptoms are not related to the diabetes.
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Dr. Derek Farley
Urgent Care 26 years experience
See your doctor: You need to follow up with your doctor. These complaints are too vague and there are multiple diagnoses that need to be ruled out with a comprehensive medical exam, likely lab work, and maybe other studies. In short, your simple question could have thousands of different answers. It would be best if your doctor handled this. Make sure you have a record of bp, pulse, and glucose readings.
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Last updated Apr 11, 2014

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