What does Glycated hemoglobin mean?

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  1. Glycated hemoglobin

    Glycated hemoglobin or glycosylated hemoglobin is a form of hemoglobin that is measured primarily to identify the average plasma glucose concentration over prolonged periods of time. It is formed in a non-enzymatic glycation pathway by hemoglobin's exposure to plasma glucose. Normal levels of glucose produce a normal amount of glycated hemoglobin. As the average amount of plasma glucose increases, the fraction of glycated hemoglobin increases in a predictable way. This serves as a marker for average blood glucose levels over the previous months prior to the measurement. In diabetes mellitus, higher amounts of glycated hemoglobin, indicating poorer control of blood glucose levels, have been associated with cardiovascular disease, nephropathy, and retinopathy. Monitoring HbA1c in type 1 diabetic patients may improve outcomes.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Glycated hemoglobin in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Glycated hemoglobin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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Translations for Glycated hemoglobin

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  • glycated ஹீமோகுளோபின்Tamil

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