Adult health, diabetes

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




Symptoms: Always I pee alot

Doctor: Hello. Welcome to Ask The Doctor.Your symptoms are suggestive of diabetes.Pre-diabetes means you are at risk of de veloping 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. HbA1c2. Fasting lipid profile3. Serum creatinine4. Urine for microalbumin, routine and microscopy.5. ECG.I hope it helps.Stay Healthy


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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