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Is diabetes disease contagious?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Diabetes is a problem with control of blood glucose in the body.
It is not an infection and is not contagious.

In brief: No

Diabetes is a problem with control of blood glucose in the body.
It is not an infection and is not contagious.
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

Diabetes is a disease of metabolism and the endocrine (gland) system not an infection, so it is not contagious.

In brief: No

Diabetes is a disease of metabolism and the endocrine (gland) system not an infection, so it is not contagious.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Type 1 diabetes may be precipitated by enviormental insults including viral infections not contagious but familial
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