A 30-year-old female asked:
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i have a constant minty taste in my mouth. i have diabetes, t2. i've also had high sugars and dark urine along with back pain recently. ?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No help online : You need to be seen, kindly go to your doctor for evaluation, you need blood sugar control and possibly treatment for urinary tract infection, wish you well
Answered on Feb 11, 2019

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