Symptoms of type 2 diabetes in children usually develops slowly.
Some children or adolescents with type 2 diabetes may show no signs at all when they are diagnosed, and others may present with vaginal yeast infection or burning on urination due to yeast infection.
Symptoms of type 2 diabetes may be similar to those of type 1 diabetes. A child or teen can feel very:
Some children with type 2 diabetes may also feel the need to urinate often.
Other signs of type 2 diabetes in children may include:
- Blurred vision
- Frequent infections
- Slow healing of wounds or sores
- Weight loss