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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Glycated albumin.

Common Use:
To assist in assessing long-term glucose control in diabetes.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a gold-, red-, or red/gray-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Spectrophotometry)

StatusConventional UnitsSI Units (Conventional Units × 0.01)
Normal174–286 micromol/L1.74–2.86 mmol/L
Diabetic (values vary with degree of control)210–563 micromol/L2.10–5.63 mmol/L

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