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How is low blood sugar related to having type 1 diabetes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not related

Type 1 diabetes is due to near total deficiency of Insulin and is associated with high blood glucose among other metabolic issues.
Administration of Insulin to treat type 1 diabetes may cause temporary low blood sugar.

In brief: Not related

Type 1 diabetes is due to near total deficiency of Insulin and is associated with high blood glucose among other metabolic issues.
Administration of Insulin to treat type 1 diabetes may cause temporary low blood sugar.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Actually not

Individuals with type i diabetes always have high blood glucose level due to the lack of insulin.
Hypoglycemia comes from mismanagement of diabetes or is caused by intercurrent illness affecting oral intake.

In brief: Actually not

Individuals with type i diabetes always have high blood glucose level due to the lack of insulin.
Hypoglycemia comes from mismanagement of diabetes or is caused by intercurrent illness affecting oral intake.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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