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Can Chemo Cause Diabetes
What do my uma test results reflect. Uma 9.1 I have type 2 diabetes since receiving chemo in 2005. Perfect blood preasure always.
Good Results!: Measuring the amount of Albumin in the urine is important for detecting the presence of kidney damage. Normal values are typically less than 30 mcg/mg (micrograms per milligram). A low level of Albumin in the urine is an indication that your kidneys are functioning normally. ...Read more
Presistent increased frequency of emptying bladder, urinating, as a symptom of a disease state. 2 types: Mellitus (high blood glucose) & Insipidus (inadequate anti-diuretic hormone). In Diabetes mellitus, the far more common, glucose concentrations are ↑ed due to combination of 8 organ system changes referred to as the "ominous octet" & aggravated by intake of sugars (simple & complex ...Read more
My husband doing chemo after diagnosed with iiib colon cancer, tumor removed on #7 treatment , sugar level is really high now, what causes this?
Risk factors: The causes are not clearly known. There are certain factors which may lead to diabetes. Virus infections can lead to diabetes. If it runs in your family, you are obese, smoke cigarettes, had gestational diabetes or had a baby weighing 9 or more pounds, have impaired glucose tolerance, do not exercise regularly, low HDL cholesterol or high triglycerides, high blood pressure you are at high risk. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not sure: I'm not sure what you mean by shaken drinks. If you mean milk shakes, then too many of them can lead to weight gain, and being overweight or obese can dramatically increase one's risk for type 2 diabetes. If you mean shaken (not stirred, like james bond) martinis, probably not, though excess drinking certainly has other health risks. If you mean something else, please re-ask your question. ...Read more
Diabetes cause: Type 2 diabetes is considered a polygenic disorder with multiple causes. Basically ine must have a genetic predisposition towards developing diabetes, be exposed to a particular environmental trigger (obesity, low viramin d, a virus or illness, a medication) which results in the inability of the pancreas to produce insulin. Over time blood sugars rise and one develops diabetes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Type 1 and 2: Type 1 diabetes is usually caused by decreased production of Insulin from the pancreas. Lack of Insulin does not allow you to use the available sugar. Type 2 diabetes is usually cause by Insulin resistance that builds in our cells. This usually happens due to obesity. The Insulin resistance does not allow us to use the available Insulin and sugar. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetes: Diabetes can occur if you stop making insulin. That most often occurs early in life (type 1 diabetes) but there is a small group that has very low insulin production later in life. Type 2 diabetes occurs when your pancreas is making a lot of insulin but not enough to control your blood sugar. Do you or a family member/ friend have diabetes and are not caring for it properly. See a doctor soon. ...Read more
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