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From Warner Robins, Georgia, USA:

Is it hard to detect diabetes in younger children?


Not usually, because the presentation is not very subtle. Many young children have a very short period of symptoms such as drinking excessively and passing too much urine before decompensating and becoming obviously ill with DKA [diabetic ketoacidosis].


Original posting 27 Dec 2001
Posted to Diagnosis and Symptoms


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