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My daughters blood test showed high insullin, triglycerides,

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My daughter's blood test showed high insullin, triglycerides, and cholesterol. does the high insullin mean diabetes?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 5 years ago.


Welcome to Just Answer and thanks for your question. High insulin level can indicate insulin resistance without it being diabetes. If her fasting blood glucose was not high then diabetes isn't likely. Does she have a liver problem? Obesity?


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