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Readings for sugar levels at fasting and after food - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have a query
User :   my friend had got herself Blood sugar checked
Doctor :   ok
User :   age 30/F/
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   ok
User :   2 hrs after lunch it was 127
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was the fasting blood sugar level
User :   that has not been checked
User :   is Post lunch sugar is ok ?
Doctor :   this is within normal limits
User :   ok
Doctor :   anywhere between 120-145 is normal
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   k
User :   what shud be the fasting sugar level
Doctor :   around 90 to 110
User :   ok..
User :   then why they say that it shudnt cross 126 as RBS
Doctor :   then one can be diabetic
Doctor :   but it needs to be confirmed with series of tests
Doctor :   with one reading alone u cannot say one is diabetic
Doctor :   are you there
User :   ok..
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   one sec doctor she had luch around 1.45pm
Doctor :   ok
User :   got her blood sugar checked at 4pm
User :   the reading was 127
Doctor :   then it is fine
User :   so was checkin
Doctor :   it is within normal limits
User :   ok...
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok..i have sent info abt healthcare magic all my colleagues
Doctor :   thanks
Doctor :   take care
User :   bye
Doctor :   thanks for consulting healthcaremagic
User :   thanks
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   ur welcome
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