A 30-year-old member asked:
can you become a diabetic in just one month?
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Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: If it is due to beta-cell failure in the pancreas, you convert as soon as Insulin production stops. If it is "adult onset, " then likely "pre-diabetes" has existed for a while, the #s are now bad enough to warrant the diagnosis.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014
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