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what is the a1c test?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
A1c: It would be best for you to go online and look up A1c. You will learn a lot but in short it is a measure of the control of diabetes. It is a laboratory test but many endocrinologists have that test available in their office.
Answered on Feb 2, 2015

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