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What happens during a fingerstick test?
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Dr. Alvin Fried
Internal Medicine - Diabetology
In brief: Sugar levels
The purpose of a fingerstick test is to determine the level of your blood sugar at that particular moment.
A drop of blood is placed onto a strip that is placed in a meter that determines the sugar level.

In brief: Sugar levels
The purpose of a fingerstick test is to determine the level of your blood sugar at that particular moment.
A drop of blood is placed onto a strip that is placed in a meter that determines the sugar level.
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