Diabetes

Question
Posted by: WZ | 2009/04/02

Q.

Diabetes in kids

What are the symptoms of diabetes is pre-schoolers (3-4yrs olds)

Expert's Reply

A.

Diabetes expert

The symptoms can be frequent urinating or even sometimes bed-wetting. The patient will drink a lot of fluids. There may be frequent infections, then also weight loss or lack of weight gain in children. Lethargy and general lack of energy. If there is any suspicion a child should rather be tested.

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