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Glucose range shows 122 reference range. Does it mean I am diabetic?

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Hi Doctor. .my glucose range shows 122 reference range..fasting blood results. . does it mean that I am having diabetic ?
Posted Sun, 3 Nov 2013 in Diabetes
Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 3 minutes later
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A fasting blood glucose test of 122 is well within normal limit. It is said to be in diabetic range when it crosses over 126mg/dl.

Also, to diagnose a person with Diabetes, we need to do other tests like PPBS, glycoyslated hemoglobin, and glucose tolerance test.

I would suggest you to do all these tests before I comment further on your diabetes state.

Thank you!
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thank you so much for the reply. . Doctor. .
Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 2 hours later
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