How do drs in the usa test for hyperglycimia (low blood sugar)?

Glucose oxidase. Blood glucose is generally measured by digesting glucose with the enzyme glucose oxidase that results in a color reaction. See this site for chemistry of this test. http://www.elmhurst.edu/~chm/vchembook/548bloodglucose.html by the way hyperglycemia is high glucose.

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Is there is diffrent between hypo/hyperglycemia and high /low blood sugar? Someone told there is special odor, is that right?

No special odor. Hi. hypo/hyperglycemia and high/low blood sugar are just different terms for the same thing. Glycemia = blood sugar, hypo = low, and hyper = high. You know your blood sugar by testing, not by smell. There is a smell that trained diabetic service dogs can distinguish, but not one we humans can. Control your diabetes tightly to prevent long term complications. Good luck! Read more...