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From Orlando, Florida, USA:

My sister had a kidney infection and her sugar level was high even though she does not have diabetes. A week after she recovered, her sugar was normal. Is it possible for someone without diabetes to have a high sugar from an infection? Is she developing diabetes?


It is possible, but quite unusual to have a high blood sugar level and not have diabetes. If her blood sugars are indeed normal now, she needs to be closely monitored for diabetes in the future.


Original posting 21 Jun 2001
Posted to Diagnosis and Symptoms


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