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Hemoglobin A1c Test (HbA1c) Topic Guide

Hemoglobin A1c Test (HbA1c) Hemoglobin A1c Test (HbA1c) : Hemoglobin A1c (hemoglobin A1c) is a test used at times to monitor blood glucose in people with diabetes. HbA1c is a long-term indicator of blood glucose control. This test also monitors the effects of diet, exercise, and drug therapy on the patient's blood glucose. The normal range for hemoglobin A1c is less than 6%. HbA1c cannot be used to monitor day-to-day blood glucose levels.

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