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What causes fruit odor in the sweat?

Well my sweat has been giving a fruity odour since 2 weeks..n I m quiet worried..serum insulin level is normal..but serum urea was a bit low..n I m a patient of PCOD..also i hv suffered from vaginal candidiasis...n recently I received treatment of antibiotics like ciprofloxacin, metronidazole, vibact capsule bcoz I had complains of perineal pain.. I take a rich diet , quiet fond of eating..but I m not obese..can u please help me with the diagnosis
Mon, 24 Dec 2018
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Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon 's  Response
Hello,

Even though you are not diagnosed with diabetes. We have to evaluate you again to rule out diabetic ketoacidosis. Which give a fruity odour.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Saravanan , Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon
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What causes fruit odor in the sweat?

Hello, Even though you are not diagnosed with diabetes. We have to evaluate you again to rule out diabetic ketoacidosis. Which give a fruity odour. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr Saravanan , Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon