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Diabetics, 60 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi doctor
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   i want to know about diabetis
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status
Doctor :   Diabetes is a disease due to defeciancy of insulin
User :   Ok
User :   age is 60 years
User :   male
User :   retired
User :   marries
Doctor :   Do you have diabetes
User :   are the details are sufficient
User :   ?
User :   no
Doctor :   Any family history of diabetes
User :   my father is diabatic
User :   No
Doctor :   Symptoms are increased thirst, increased urination, fatigue
User :   ok
Doctor :   Can get a fasting blood sugar test done
User :   Ok
Doctor :   Delayed healing is also a feature
Doctor :   Do you have any other query
User :   How the does diabets affects functioning of body parts? How?
Doctor :   It is due to insulin deficeincy, which helps to control glucose level
Doctor :   If it is less obviously, the blood sugar will increase causing many problems

Doctor :   It affects, kidney, eyes
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