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Could I possibly be a diabetic? Do routine blood tests screen for diabetes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Fasting glucose

Blood glucose levels in fasting state is the standard screening test for diabetes.
Hemoglobin A1c may also be used for screening as it does not require a fasting blood sample.

In brief: Fasting glucose

Blood glucose levels in fasting state is the standard screening test for diabetes.
Hemoglobin A1c may also be used for screening as it does not require a fasting blood sample.
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