A 29-year-old member asked:
How likely is it that i have insulin resistance, if my random blood glucose levels are normal?
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Specializes in Endocrinology
Varies: The answer depends on many things, including what risk factors you currently have (obesity, metabolic syndrome, family history of diabetes...) just because you have a normal random blood sugar does not rule out Insulin resistance. Your body might keep your bs normal at the expense of very high level of Insulin in early diabetes. You need to measure glucose, Insulin and c-peptide level as a start.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014
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