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High Blood Sugar (Hyperglycemia) (cont.)

Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Please ask your health care professional about the following:

  • How to recognize high blood sugar levels
  • How to treat a high blood sugar level when it occurs in you, a family member, or coworkers
  • How to prevent the blood sugar level from becoming too high
  • How to contact the medical staff during an emergency
  • What emergency supplies to carry to treat high blood sugar
  • Additional educational materials regarding high blood sugar
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/2/2014

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Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State »

Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state (HHS) is one of two serious metabolic derangements that occurs in patients with diabetes mellitus and can be a life-threatening emergency.

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