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Marginal sugar level,blackening of skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yu
User :   Can I know where you are from
User :   I am 20 years age , I am having sugar
User :   sugar level is 159
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please continue
User :   Can you please advice how to control it. I don't want to take medicines
User :   Can u please suggest me a diet plan or any other thing
Doctor :   Is it fasting or random
User :   fasting after having glocose
Doctor :   Did the doctor confirm that you are diabetic or is yourself
Doctor :   How many hours after having glucose
User :   he said it is in margin
User :   1 hrs
Doctor :   Look the postprandial sugar is taken after 2 hrs and one reading is not all sufficient to say it as diabetic
User :   ok
Doctor :   either you take Fasting blood sugar twice after 8 hrs
Doctor :   or random twice
User :   ok
User :   one more think
User :   is
Doctor :   over a period of one month
User :   I am facing skin problem
User :   it getting black on some private parts
Doctor :   Is this the skin problem you are saying about
User :   doctor due to sugar I am that issue
User :   I am slighlty over weight
Doctor :   Have you shown it to your doctor
User :   yup
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   DId he say it is because of the high sugar levels
Doctor :   you have
User :   not high
User :   but in margin
Doctor :   ok did he mention it because of the sugar levels youi have
User :   he said some gland is not working properly
User :   yes he said
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you seen a dermatologist
User :   First I thought it was a skin problem
User :   but later they wanted test my blood
User :   after testing my blood they said this is due to sugar and over weight
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   20
User :   Software developer Single
User :   YES
Doctor :   Ok What I would suggest is get the Fasting blood sugar and Post prandial blood sugar after 2 hours done once again
User :   ok
Doctor :   There are some skin conditions like Acanthosis
Doctor :   and Lipioderma
User :   ok
Doctor :   which come in diabetic overwt pts
Doctor :   you should not worry
Doctor :   but just check wheter it is due to the sugar levels
User :   fine doctor
Doctor :   and necessary tx then
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form that i send, and do inform me when done.
Doctor :   are you there
User :   yes
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