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My blood test showed 159 as far as sugar goes does that make

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My blood test showed 159 as far as sugar goes does that make me a diabetic I don't know what my AIC is as I have not spoken to my doctor yet Plus I have a terrible burning and itching around my Vagina could that be do to the sugar increase
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 10 months ago.

Hello

If the 159 was fasting, it is diabetic.

If it was after a meal, it is not a useful measure.

It would not directly cause the itching, but you would be more likely to get yeast infections if you are diabetic.

That needs to be examined.

I would have this done today.

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