Adult health, diabetes

Patient

Q: What does prediabetic mean because I am always thirsty and I pee alot and tired alot

Symptoms:  Always I pee alot
Doctor

A:   Hello. Welcome to Ask The Doctor.
Your symptoms are suggestive of diabetes.

Pre-diabetes means you are at risk of developing diabetes.
However, to confirm that, blood sugar estimation is required.
If it comes out to be normal, then these symptoms can be related to anxiety, urinary tract infection, or thyroid disorders.
I would advise you to get following investigations done:
1. HbA1c
2. Fasting lipid profile
3. Serum creatinine
4. Urine for microalbumin, routine and microscopy.
5. ECG.

I hope it helps.
Stay Healthy

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