glycated hemoglobin

noun gly·cat·ed hemoglobin \ ˈglī-ˌka-təd- \

Definition of glycated hemoglobin

: hemoglobin a1c
  • Glycated hemoglobin levels are a measure of average sugar levels in the blood, and levels above 7% indicate that the diabetes is not being controlled adequately.
  • —Thomas H. Maugh II

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1983

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glycated hemoglobin

noun gly·cat·ed hemoglobin \ ˈglī-ˌkā-təd \

medical Definition of glycated hemoglobin


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