I'm sorry to hear you are not feeling heard. It's hard to make a diagnosis of diabetes mellitus with a single lab value and there are two types. A couple of things to ask your provider would be:
If you are not satisfied with your provider's answers, it is reasonable to request your records/lab values and seek a second opinion.
Joe Grubenhoff, MD, MSCS (he/him/his) | Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Section of Emergency Medicine | University of Colorado
Medical Director – Diagnostic Safety Program
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