Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 tests
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1

Tests could include:

  • Every three to six months, your internist or general practitioner may request a blood sugar test called a hemoglobin A1C test-also known as the HbA1C, glycohemoglobin, alycosylated hemoglobin, or glycated hemoglobin test. This test shows how well ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A random glucose test is a random blood test to check glucose levels. Also called casual testing, it can help assess how well the disease is being managed.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A glucose tolerance test measures how well your body is able to break down glucose, or sugar. Those who suffer from diabetes (type 1) have trouble processing glucose because the body is not able to make an adequate supply of insulin. This test is ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A urinalysis is a laboratory test done to detect problems with your body that can appear in your urine. Many illnesses and disorders affect how your body removes waste and toxins. The system that takes care of that is broadly called the excretory ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Insulin is the hormone that is primarily responsible for regulating glucose (sugar) levels in the blood. It is produced by beta cells (specialized cells in the pancreas).
    Source:HLCMS
  • Ophthalmoscopy is usually part of a routine eye test to screen for eye diseases. It looks at the back of the eye. The back of the eye is called the fundus. It consists of the: retina optic disc blood vessels This test may also be ordered if you h...
    Source:HLCMS
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