Hyperglycemia without Diabetes and New-Onset Diabetes are both associated with Poorer Outcomes in COVID-19

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Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2020 Aug 24:108382. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2020.108382. Online ahead of print.


Hyperglycemia with or without blood glucose in diabetes range is an emerging finding not uncommonly encountered in patients with COVID-19. Increasingly, all evidence currently available hints that both new-onset hyperglycemia without diabetes and new-onset diabetes in COVID-19 is associated with a poorer outcome compared with normoglycemic individuals and people with pre-existing diabetes.

PMID:32853686 | DOI:10.1016/j.diabres.2020.108382

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