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Old 11-01-2011, 08:24 AM   #1
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Difference between Hyperglycemia and diabetes?

Hi All! I've just been diagnosed with Hyperglycemia. What is the difference between that and diabetes?

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Old 11-02-2011, 05:42 PM   #2
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Re: Difference between Hyperglycemia and diabetes?

Not much.

Basically you have high blood sugar which consisitantly is diabetes. Hypoglycemia is different.

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Old 11-17-2011, 01:44 AM   #3
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Re: Difference between Hyperglycemia and diabetes?

Hi guys

I just want to know, if my GTT comes normal is there any chance that I still can be hypoglycemic? What's the most accurate test or what else can I do to detect if something's wrong with my blood sugar?

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Re: Difference between Hyperglycemia and diabetes?

Hypoglycemia is LOW blood sugar. Hyperglycemia is HIGH blood sugar. Which is it you think you have?

 
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