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Tests to determine glucose levels in blood and risk of cardiovascular diseases - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hii
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   My Dr. ordered an HB AC and HSCRP blood test what is the diagnosis
Doctor :   she ordered tests to get diagnosis
Doctor :   we can know diagnosis after the results
Doctor :   are u diabetic?
User :   What is my Dr. looking for my last glucose was 102 and CRP was .5
User :   No I am not diabetic
Doctor :   hbA1C MEANS LEVELS OF GLYCOSYLATED hemoglobin
Doctor :   which indicates the sugar levels in ur blood
Doctor :   hsrcp is to asses cardiovascular risk profile
Doctor :   People with higher hs-CRP values have the highest risk of cardiovascular disease,
Doctor :   Low risk: less than 1.0 mg/L
Doctor :   so u come under low risk as ur levels are less than 1.0
Doctor :   A normal non-diabetic HbA1C is 3.5-5.5%
User :   thank you for your time
Doctor :   welcome
Doctor :   is there anything else i need to help u with?
User :   No thanks
Doctor :   ok
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