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Insulin injections for Diabetes Mellitus type one - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   HI
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   SIR MY SISTER IN HAVING INSULIN DIEBITIES
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
I shall surely help you in this regards
Doctor :  
Please detail me about the start, how is she now
User :   BUR HER PANCREAS ARE NOT DAMAGE
User :   SHE IS TAKING INSULIN 24-30UNITS
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
What is her age?
User :   CAN THIS INSULIN BE STOPED
User :   29
Doctor :  
Look there are two types of Diabetes
Doctor :  
One is Insulin Dependent Diabetes which is also called Type 1
User :   SHE HAD TYPE 1
Doctor :  
Second one is Non Insulin Dependent Diabetis which does not necessarily req insulin
Doctor :  
Type 1 is Insulin dependent
Doctor :  
It necessarily requires Insulin
User :   ya can it be stoped
User :   ??
Doctor :  
It cannot be stopped
User :   how doctor
User :   plz help me out
Doctor :  
In this type the pancreas does not produce insulin at all
User :   ya
Doctor :  
hence the insulin should be taken external
User :   but pancreas are ok..............
Doctor :  
via injections

Doctor :  
What tests were done to see about pancreas?
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