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How accurate are the diastix strips?
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Dr. Carol Cheney
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Accurate for urine
Diastix are fairly accurate for telling how much glucose is in the urine; however, this is not always a good indicator of the current level of glucose in the blood, as the urine excreted may have been produced many hours before.

In brief: Accurate for urine
Diastix are fairly accurate for telling how much glucose is in the urine; however, this is not always a good indicator of the current level of glucose in the blood, as the urine excreted may have been produced many hours before.
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