Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.


Hyperglycemia: Introduction

Hyperglycemia: Where there is an increase above normal of the blood sugar levels. See detailed information below for a list of 94 causes of Hyperglycemia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

» Review Causes of Hyperglycemia: Causes | Symptom Checker »

Causes of Hyperglycemia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Hyperglycemia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

» Review Causes of Hyperglycemia: Causes | Symptom Checker »

Home Diagnostic Testing and Hyperglycemia

Home medical tests possibly related to Hyperglycemia:

Causes of Types of Hyperglycemia:

Review causes of more specific types of Hyperglycemia:

Hyperglycemia: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hyperglycemia, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

Symptom Checker

Symptom Checker

Hyperglycemia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Hyperglycemia may include:

Review further information on Hyperglycemia Treatments.

Hyperglycemia: Animations

Medications or substances causing Hyperglycemia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hyperglycemia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Hyperglycemia:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Hyperglycemia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Acarbose and thiazides interaction
  • Acarbose and diuretics interaction
  • Acarbose and corticosteroid anti-inflammatories interaction
  • Acarbose and penothiazines interaction
  • Acarbose and thyroid drugs interaction
  • Acarbose and estrogens interaction
  • Acarbose and oral constraceptives interaction
  • Acarbose and Phenytoin interaction
  • more interactions...»

Hyperglycemia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hyperglycemia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

Research the causes of these more general types of symptom:

Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hyperglycemia

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Hyperglycemia:

Hyperglycemia: Deaths

Read more about causes and Hyperglycemia deaths.

In-Depth Reports: Diagnosis and Misdiagnosis

Diabetes diagnosis and misdiagnosis (In-Depth Report): Detailed report on diabetes misdiagnoses, rare curable types, and less common diagnostic full report »

Misdiagnosis and Hyperglycemia

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of chronic symptoms. There are often four symptoms and conditions combined: obesity, more »

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be causes of chest pain, more »

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all more »

Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes, or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes, particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes. They can also occur with more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in child more »

Hyperglycemia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

Other ways to find a doctor, or use doctor, physician and specialist online research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Hyperglycemia

Research extensive quality ratings and patient safety measures for hospitals, clinics and medical facilities in health specialties related to Hyperglycemia:

Hyperglycemia: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Hyperglycemia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Hyperglycemia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Hyperglycemia as a symptom include:

Definitions of Hyperglycemia:

A high level of blood sugar. It is usually an indication of diabetes mellitus. --2003
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Abnormally high blood glucose level.
- (Source - CRISP)

Abnormally high blood sugar.
- (Source - National Cancer Institute)

Detailed list of causes of Hyperglycemia

The list below shows some of the causes of Hyperglycemia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hyperglycemia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hyperglycemia. Of the 94 causes of Hyperglycemia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 90 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hyperglycemia:

The following list of conditions have 'Hyperglycemia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Hyperglycemia or choose View All.

View All A B C D F G H I L M N O P R S T V W Z















Join in at the forums

Ask or answer a question about symptoms or diseases at one of our free interactive user forums.

Medical story forums: If you have a medical story then we want to hear it.

See a list of all the medical forums

Causes of Hyperglycemia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Hyperglycemia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Hyperglycemia:

    Hyperglycaemia, Glucose levels raised (blood, serum or plasma)
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Hyperglycemia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Hyperglycemia:

    Diabetes-like symptoms (212 causes), Pancreas symptoms (271 causes), Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Diabetes-related symptoms (327 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hyperglycemia:

    Diabetes mellitus type 1, Diabetes mellitus type 2, Diabetes-deafness syndrome maternally transmitted, Diabetic ketoacidosis (34 causes), Diazoxide, DIDMOAD syndrome, Drip arm sample, Familial lipodystrophy of limbs and trunk, Fanconi-Bickel syndrome, Frusemide

    Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

    Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:

    These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Related medical articles from our Disease Center for Hyperglycemia:

    More Ways To Research Medical Signs and Symptoms:


    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise