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What is the difference between Hypoglycaemia and Hyperglycaemia?

Asked by B. Wright, Last updated: Mar 12, 2020

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T. Moore

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T. Moore, Writer, MA, Washington

Answered Aug 30, 2019

Hypoglycemia is stated in which there is low blood sugar. Significant low blood sugar is seen below 3.0mmol/L (54 mg/dl). Some symptoms include Headache, dizziness, weakness, difficulty concentration, sweating, blurred vision, rapid pulse, and many more.

Hypoglycemia is stated in which there is low blood sugar. Significant low blood sugar is seen below
Hyperglycaemia is a state of having high blood sugar. This is seen in people with diabetes mellitus. Blood sugar higher than 7.0mmol/L (126 mg/dl) when fasting is considered high blood sugar. If this continues for an extended period, it can cause damages to organs of the body. Organs most commonly affected are the kidneys, blood vessels, the heart, and the eyes.

 

W. Kaye

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W. Kaye, Ex-Marine, Post Graduate, Chapel Hill

Answered Jul 23, 2019

Hyperglycemia is the condition that occurs when there is too much sugar that is present in the bloodstream of individuals. Some people may confuse this condition with hypoglycemia wherein the blood sugar of people just become too low. Those who have blood sugar that is too low may drink juices to improve their low blood sugar.

Hyperglycemia is the condition that occurs when there is too much sugar that is present in the
Those with hyperglycemia may experience some symptoms such as increased thirst, frequent urination, and also blurred vision. They should get themselves checked to see if there’s anything wrong with their food intake, their exercise habits, and so much more. You need to make sure that you will have the ability to put down your blood sugar level.

 

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