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A 55-year-old male asked:

I have type 2 diabetes. my blood sugar has been high for 2-3 days. yesterday it was 396, but today its 242. ive been taking medication every 4 hours since yesterday. ive had some blurry vision and vomited twice today. should i go to the hospital?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Your call: Blood sugars often rise in the face of an emerging illness. I would not assume all your symptoms are related to the higher than normal sugars. You should seek care if this is disrupting your life. Early recognition &b treatment of an emerging illness bay keep you out of the hospital.

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