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Could I have diabetes? I've been drinking excessive fluids for weeks.

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Dr. Richard Scofield
Internal Medicine - Diabetology
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In brief: It's possible

Thirst can be caused by many things including uncontrollled diabetes.
Typically in uncontrolled diabetes there will also be excessive urination with possible other symptoms like decrease in energy and blurring of the vision. A simple blood test will determine if your blood sugar is elevated.

In brief: It's possible

Thirst can be caused by many things including uncontrollled diabetes.
Typically in uncontrolled diabetes there will also be excessive urination with possible other symptoms like decrease in energy and blurring of the vision. A simple blood test will determine if your blood sugar is elevated.
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