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Does hyperglycemia cause you to lose your appetite?

Does hyperglycemia cause you to lose your appetite?

Yes and no: Very high sugar levels will suppress appetite somewhat. However, as your sugar levels fall from that elevated level, your appetite may be inappropriately triggered. That is the reasoning behind the use of metformin in weight control- it moderates the blood sugar spikes and minimizes cravings caused by high glycemic foods. ...Read more

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Dr. Marlon Levy
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Hyperglycemia (Definition)

A condition in which the amount of sugar (glucose) in the blood is elevated beyond normal. It is a complication some people with ...Read more


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What causes hyperglycemia..why is pp high.what shud be done to keep it in range.thanks?

What causes hyperglycemia..why is pp high.what shud be done to keep it in range.thanks?

Hyperglycemia: Hyperglycemia is high blood sugar levels. You MUST change that. 1: Discuss with your doctor. 2: Start lowering your blood sugar. 3: Start losing weight - slowly. 4: Please see a dietitian to teach you the best methods to get your blood sugar level down. Please keep me posted. ...Read more

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Can stress cause hyperglycemia?

Can stress cause hyperglycemia?

Yes: Glucose is an acute phase reactant, which means at times of stress, infection, "fight or flight" situations, your sugar levels may rise, at times above what's considered normal. ...Read more

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Can heroin cause hyperglycemia?

Can heroin cause hyperglycemia?

I am not sure: Representatives from the U.S. National institutes of health (nih), the american diabetes association (ada), and the juvenile diabetes research foundation (jdrf) report that they are unaware of any such studies on the topic of illicit drug use and blood glucose control. ...Read more

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Does pantoprazole cause hyperglycemia?

Does pantoprazole cause hyperglycemia?

No: There is no evidence that Pantoprazole or related protein pump inhibitors cause elevated blood sugars. ...Read more

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How does anesthesia cause hyperglycemia?

How does anesthesia cause hyperglycemia?

It doesn't: Anesthesia does not cause hyperglycemia. Hyperglycemia can be caused by stress, and surgery can cause stress. ...Read more

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How does glucagon cause hyperglycemia?

How does glucagon cause hyperglycemia?

Sugar production: Glucagon made by the body tells your liver to make more sugar, and when all systems are functioning properly, should not cause 'hyper'glycemia...Should result in normal sugars. Bottled glucagon given by injection as a medication an cause transient hyperglycemia because the dose is large, and that is its intended effect. ...Read more

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Can meth cause hyperglycemia?

Can meth cause hyperglycemia?

Yes, it can: Yes, it is known that it can cause this by a number of mechanisms. ...Read more

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Can hyperglycemia cause a seizure?

Can hyperglycemia cause a seizure?

If low enough: Hypoglycemia levels that are very low ie less than 30. May deprive the brain of much needed glucose and precpitate a seizure. ...Read more

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Why does hyperglycemia cause glycosuria?

Osmosis: High sugar in the blood is filtered through osmosis, by the kidney, into the urine, causing glycosuria. This results in an "osmotic diuresis" in which there is an increased volume of urine, leading to dehydration. ...Read more

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Does hyperglycemia cause weight gain?

Hyperglycemia: Usually not. Weight gain can cause hyperglycemia. Also, taking medication to control hyperglycemia can cause weight gain (especially insulin). ...Read more

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Can hyperglycemia cause a diabetic coma?

Can hyperglycemia cause a diabetic coma?

Yes: If the hyperglycemia is high enough it can lead to diabetic coma. We call this hyperosmolar hyperglycemia coma or syndrome. Diabetes ketoacidosis coma is another form of diabetic coma but this one is caused by not having Insulin rather than the extreme hyperglycemia (which is just a sign for this coma). ...Read more

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Can nephrotic syndrome cause hyperglycemia? It if does, what's the mechanism?

Can nephrotic syndrome cause hyperglycemia? It if does, what's the mechanism?

Ideas: If your nephrotic syndrome is due to diabetes, as it sometimes is, this is your answer. If you are being treated for nephrotic syndrome with a glucocorticoid that impairs glucose tolerance, this can explain it. If your kidneys are beginning to fail, there may be some mild glucose intolerance. Only your physician can sort this out. Good luck. ...Read more

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History of hypokalemic periodic parlaysis, hyperglycemia and now elevated igf-2...? What could cause this?

Hypo kalmia : This is complex disorder and not easy to explain here . Recommend to talk to your doctor or talk to one of doctors here. It needs many lab and imaging to find out the reason for that. If you use insulin then get c peptide lab to exclude insulin related etiology. Adrenal lab and pituitary Mai are next. Measurement of urine sodium potassium and chloride nedded also in initial lab ...Read more

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Can you tell me how hyperglycemia cause blurred vision?

Swelling: Hi. Yes, hyperglycemia causes swelling in the eyes and alters the distance of the light path from the lens to the retina, which causes blurring. Note that this is NOT diabetic retinopathy, and this blurring will improve over time as the glucose is normalized with treatment. ...Read more

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Been myopic whole life with normal glycemic lvls. Suddenly myopia disapears completely, followed by hyperglycemia with frequent variaition? Causes?

Sugar instability: The lense of the eye changes its power due to osmotic stress and if your blood sugars are jumping up and down, the vision will be variable until control is reached. You should be in close touch with your diabetic doctor to get this stabilized which will also protect your eye from diabetic damage. ...Read more

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Please explain which duration of hyperglycemia (duration and level of blood sugar level) will cause hba1c to change?

Please explain which duration of hyperglycemia (duration and level of blood sugar level) will cause hba1c to change?

6 to 12 weeks: HBA1c or Hemoglobin A1c, is a blood test reflects how your diabetes is being controlled over the past 6 to 12 weeks. In diabetic patient, A1c should be less than 7 or average blood glucose of 154. ...Read more

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Dx: hypokalemic periodic paralysis. I had Hyperglycemia 130-368(usually hypo),High TSH10.8, K3.3 caused by carb meal and stress. Can Related to hkpp?

Dx: hypokalemic periodic paralysis. I had Hyperglycemia 130-368(usually hypo),High TSH10.8, K3.3 caused by carb meal and stress. Can Related to hkpp?

Endocrinologist: You have an underactive thyroid which should be treated and are advised to follow a no concentrated sweet,low starch diet to minimize spikes in blood sugar leading to eventual reactive hypoglycemia and drops in serum potassium which may exacerbate the hkpp. An endocrinologist is best to advise and follow you. ...Read more

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Hi, i'm pregnant for 16 weeks i have a hyperglycemia do you think it's a gestational Diabetes or i'm really diabetic cause my 1st preg i wasn't thanks?

Hi, i'm pregnant for 16 weeks i have a hyperglycemia do you think it's a gestational Diabetes or i'm really diabetic cause my 1st preg i wasn't thanks?

Probably diabetic: Gestational diabetes usually does not occur until 27 weeks of gestation. If your sugar is high at 16 weeks, you likely have diabetes or pre-diabetes. In any event, it needs to be treated to ensure the health of your baby. ...Read more