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If I drink alcohol the night before a routine type 1 diabetic blood test will it show up?

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Dr. Simon Hirschl
Pathology

In brief: It might

Alcohol is metabolized by your body as sugar, and so a test for diabetes might be positive, of course depending on how much alcohol was consumed.
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In brief: It might

Alcohol is metabolized by your body as sugar, and so a test for diabetes might be positive, of course depending on how much alcohol was consumed.
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