glycosylated hemoglobin

noun
gly·​co·​syl·​at·​ed hemoglobin | \ glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌlā-təd- How to pronounce glycosylated hemoglobin (audio) \

Definition of glycosylated hemoglobin

: hemoglobin a1c The introduction of better tools for the monitoring of glycemic control, coupled with evidence that near-normal glycosylated hemoglobin levels reduce the risk of diabetic complications, has increased the demand for insulin preparations that have greater effectiveness, safety, and versatility.— Irl B. Hirsch

First Known Use of glycosylated hemoglobin

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Glycosylated hemoglobin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glycosylated%20hemoglobin. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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glycosylated hemoglobin

noun
gly·​co·​syl·​at·​ed hemoglobin | \ glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌlā-təd- How to pronounce glycosylated hemoglobin (audio) \

Medical Definition of glycosylated hemoglobin

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