Glycated Hemoglobin Test

Glycated Haemoglobin Test is also known as

  • HbA1C
  • Glycosylated Haemoglobin
  • Glyco Haemoglobin

 

Glycated Hemoglobin Test shows the average amount of glucose in past three Months or 90 days .One Glucose molecule binds with Haemoglobin and forms Glycated haemoglobin and stays there about 90 fays because life of RBC is 90 days.

Glycated Hemoglobin Test Range :

Normal

             4 % – 5.6 %

Pre Diabetes

             5.7 % – 6.4 %

Type – 2 Diabetes

             6.5 % or Higher

Why is Glycated Hemoglobin Test is preferred ?

  • Glycated Hemoglobin Test is possible in any condition .
  • Highly stable.
  • If you are ill or in tension , no problem .
  •  No Need Regular checkup.
  • Only 2 ml blood is required for performing Glycated Hemoglobin Test.
  • There is no need for fasting .
  • There is one test in 3 months.