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Is there a way that i could have gotten diabetes from a cat bite?

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Dr. Alan Feldman
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: No

I have never heard of this happening.

In brief: No

I have never heard of this happening.
Dr. Alan Feldman
Dr. Alan Feldman
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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Generally not

But a significant infectious disease from a cat bite or other cause can increase your Insulin resistance, stress your body's Insulin reserve, and increase your blood sugar this usually, but not always, returns to prior levels as the infection is treated and eliminated.

In brief: Generally not

But a significant infectious disease from a cat bite or other cause can increase your Insulin resistance, stress your body's Insulin reserve, and increase your blood sugar this usually, but not always, returns to prior levels as the infection is treated and eliminated.
Dr. David Sneid
Dr. David Sneid
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