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Screening Patients for Drug-Induced Hyperglycemia

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient who is taking a medication associated with drug-induced hyperglycemia.

Specialty:

Endocrinology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

complications, complication detection

ICD-10:

R73.9

Description:

Certain medications may cause hyperglycemia in patients taking the drug for a long period of time. Patients taking these medications should be screened for the onset of diabetes mellitus.

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