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What dose it mean when non diabetic sugar reads 423, 562

If a non diabetic sugar reads 423, 562, HI on a glucose meter what does that mean Hi I am a 26 year old woman and for a while I have been sweating profusely, craving sweets, thirsty and exhausted. A close friend of mine noticed that all of this and decided to check my sugar it was HI, 562, 351, and 40 whats this mean? I told this to a doctor and they cant find anything? or when they test it is normal!
Asked On : Sat, 12 Mar 2011
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Dietitian & Nutritionist 's  Response

Symptoms mentioned and sugar levels noted indicate hyperglycemia .
you can do following assessment and get back to me.

GTT ( Glucose tolerance test )

Then we can decide if you need do do further tests. Better to rule out as soon as possible. Do you have a family history of diabetes ?

For any querries ,
contact :

Ketki Itraj
Diet Consultant
Diabetic Educator
Pune, Maharashtra , India
Answered: Sun, 13 Mar 2011
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Diabetologist Dr. Amit Rajput's  Response
Get fresh tests done from a good lab:-

Blood Sugar - Fasting and Post meal
Urine routine and microscopy


Answered: Sun, 13 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vidya Muralidhar's  Response
Welcome to healthcareMagic forum.

This condition could most possibly be a diabetic condition only. By determining sugar levels any time will not be of much use.

You must give a fasting sample and a post breakfast or post lunch sample in a lab,after they give you a glucose load. this test is called GTT or glucose tolerance test which will suggest any impaired glucose tolerance or even diabetes.You may also need to get the urine samples collected and tested.
On ruling out diabetes, we can proceed further.

Answered: Sat, 12 Mar 2011
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