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A 35-year-old male asked:

I just found out i have a a1c of 6.2. i am 5-10 155 pounds, i use to be over 280 pounds a little over a year ago. could ending a diet cause this?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
HgbA1c: Hemoglobin A1c is a test which is use to estimate your average blood glucose levels for the last three months. It is used as a screening tool for diabetes. Most doctors would recommend a repeat level in 6-8 weeks.

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Last updated May 20, 2014

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