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What Is A Non Fasting Blood Test
Less than 5.7: For people without diabetes, the normal range for the hemoglobin a1c test is between 4% and 5.6%. Hemoglobin a1c levels between 5.7% and 6.4% indicate increased risk of diabetes, and levels of 6.5% or higher indicate diabetes. Because out-of-control diabetes results in complications from the disease, the goal for people with diabetes is a hemoglobin a1c less than 7.0. ...Read more
HbA1c: It depends on lab normals. Mostly less than 6 percent. Now many define less than 5.7 percent as completely normal. ...Read more
Checks blood sugar: A blood glucose monitor is used to check the concentration of blood sugar (glucose). This is helpful for people with diabetes, a disease in which high blood glucose causes damage to the body over time or, if the glucose is severely high or has risen very quickly, can be fatal rapidly if left untreated. A normal blood glucose before eating is under 100, diabetic is over 125. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Same as nonpregnant: The same as a nonpregnant woman. Less than 100 mg/dl. ...Read more
Special blood test: Ldh is a special blood chemistry test measuring an enzyme that can be found in the liver, heart, muscles, etc. Elevations can indicate acute disease or be monitoring to look at progress of disease. It must be specifically ordered and is not part of a "routine blood test" . It can be ordered spearately or as part of a liver profile or usually part of a general chemistry 20 profile. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bllod sugar: Glucose appears in urine only when blood sugar is greater than (debate) 180-220. Would like to aim for sugars 80-150 for good control. So can still be in 150-180 range, chronically, and still be in less than ideal control without any sugar appearing in urine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Information: 80- 120 mb% depending on the lab. ...Read more
Cholesterol, TG Test: The standard lipid panel measures levels of blood cholesterol and triglycerides (tg). These lipids are carried in the circulation by various lipoprotein particles such as tg rich vldl and cholesterol rich LDL and hdl. Tg is used to estimate vldl concentration, while the cholesterol carried in LDL and HDL (ldl-c and hdl-c) is used to estimate LDL and HDL particle concentrations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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