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    Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms, normal bloodsugar count?
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    navzy posted:
    I have been diagnosed with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Insulin Resistance. I have all the symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes but my bloodsugar is normal. What does it mean and what to look out for? I am 23 years old.
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    adaptomom responded:
    These are questions I would definitely cover with my physician if I were you. He or she would be far better equipped to answer them than any of us. I had no symptoms whatsoever; my diabetes was discovered as a result of a routine physical. I don't know if the reverse could be true, or if POS symptoms can mirror those of diabetes. Ask an endocrinologist for sure.
     
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    auriga1 responded:
    You do need to ask your physician this question. Ask your doctor for an A1C test. The A1C is an average of your blood sugars 24/7 for three months.

    My diagnosis was "uncontrolled diabetes" with an A1C of 13.2. I had zero symptoms. The A1C of 13.2 is an average of approximately 363. What's symptomatic for one person is not for another.

    A non-diabetic's A1C averages between 4.5 to 5.7. Many times labs will vary on what is normal in the numbers they use.

    I would call my doctor on this one.
     
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    navzy replied to adaptomom's response:
    Will definitely have to go for a checkup... Thank you so much!!
     
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    navzy replied to auriga1's response:
    That might be a very good idea... I tend to have elusive signs and symptoms with everything...

    Thanks for the advice!!


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