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How many years after gestational diabetes can you get regular diabetes?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Hard to say

You can get it immediately, meaning never heals.
About 15 % of people with gestational diabetes will develop permanent diabetes. So make sure you f/u with your ob/gyn in regard to this.Simple tests are availale to diagnose diabetes.

In brief: Hard to say

You can get it immediately, meaning never heals.
About 15 % of people with gestational diabetes will develop permanent diabetes. So make sure you f/u with your ob/gyn in regard to this.Simple tests are availale to diagnose diabetes.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Anytime

You are at risk lifelong.
Weight control, diet discretion will help prevent the development of diabetes.

In brief: Anytime

You are at risk lifelong.
Weight control, diet discretion will help prevent the development of diabetes.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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