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Can a urine test detect if I have hba1c?
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Dr. James Krick
Urology
In brief: No
Hemoglobin a1c is a blood test.

In brief: No
Hemoglobin a1c is a blood test.
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Dr. Richard Scofield
Internal Medicine - Diabetology
In brief: No
Hga1c is a blood test only.
The only useful urine test in this setting is to look for the presence of glucose. Glucose is only seen in the urine if the level in the blood is high.

In brief: No
Hga1c is a blood test only.
The only useful urine test in this setting is to look for the presence of glucose. Glucose is only seen in the urine if the level in the blood is high.
Dr. Richard Scofield
Dr. Richard Scofield
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