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Do normal children need to be tested for diabetes?
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: No
If the child is normal, not obese and exhibiting no signs of high blood sugars (unexplained weight loss, excessive thirst or urination, fruity smell on breaths all the time.
..), then there is no need to test for diabetes.

In brief: No
If the child is normal, not obese and exhibiting no signs of high blood sugars (unexplained weight loss, excessive thirst or urination, fruity smell on breaths all the time.
..), then there is no need to test for diabetes.
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