prediabetes


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pre·di·a·be·tes

 (prē′dī-ə-bē′tĭs, -tēz)
n.
A latent condition preceding the development of diabetes mellitus, often marked by impaired glucose metabolism without clinical confirmation of the presence of the disease.

pre·di′a·bet′ic (-bĕt′ĭk) adj. & n.

prediabetes

(ˌpriːdaɪəˈbiːtɪs; ˌpriːdaɪəˈbiːtiːz)
n
(Medicine) the early stages of diabetes; preclinical diabetes
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