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how to figure out if i have "type 1" diabetes?

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Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience Pediatrics
Blood test: It doesn't really matter if it's type 1 or 2. What matters is what is your blood sugar level. So get it checked and if it is too high, then your doctor can sort out what type it is.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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