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Can high blood sugar cause diabetes?

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Dr. Hashmat Rajput
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Diabetes

High blood sugar is the result ; not cause of diabetes.
The cause of diabetes is Insulin whether absent in type1; deficient or resistance in type2 or gestational. Some risk factors like sugary drinks, obesity, age, stress, infection or dawn phenomenon predispose a person to diabetes. Hope it helps. Thanks.

In brief: Diabetes

High blood sugar is the result ; not cause of diabetes.
The cause of diabetes is Insulin whether absent in type1; deficient or resistance in type2 or gestational. Some risk factors like sugary drinks, obesity, age, stress, infection or dawn phenomenon predispose a person to diabetes. Hope it helps. Thanks.
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice
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In brief: Diabetes

Diabetes causes high blood sugar.
Having a high blood sugar is diagnostic, in general, for diabetes.

In brief: Diabetes

Diabetes causes high blood sugar.
Having a high blood sugar is diagnostic, in general, for diabetes.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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