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HP: ( 74 YO white male. Ht 5 feet 9 inches, wt 164.4 #, on

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HP: ( 74 YO white male. Ht 5 feet 9 inches, wt 164.4 #, on levemire insulin 24 units after supper. R sliding scale. MVI, SL b12, asa 81mg po qd profolactic anticoagulant therapy, glucerna a btl daily. nonsmoker, CXR clear. bilat carotid arteries Doppler no occlusions, minor narrowing noted., s/p polyp removal 6 months ago nasal. still has a few polyps that dr was not able to take out due to location. c/o mucous in throat. gags on peanuts, clear liquids on occasion.
RBC 13.8 (last colonoscopy clear 7 years ago)
H&H 11.9/35.6
A1C 15, UNCONTROLLED DIABETES IDDM TYPE II, noncompliant with diabetic diet dx: 1990 onset
c/o sever fatigue, weakness, lost 50 # XXXXX last 4 months, dizziness, light sensitivity,
muscle wasting, decrease appetite by 50%. sleeps a lot. loss of energy. has to take frequent rests. no SOB, Pox 91%RA, denies ch pain, denies any pain. EKG WNL.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Health
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