Medical Definition of Unstable diabetes
Unstable diabetes: A type of diabetes when a person's blood glucose (sugar) level often swings quickly from high to low and from low to high. Also called "brittle diabetes" or "labile diabetes."Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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