Diabetes Management Profile- Comprehensive

Diabetes Management Profile- Comprehensive

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The panel contains the following tests:

The Glycemic Triad:

  • Fasting glucose – A snapshot of your glucose level in a fasting state
  • HbA1C – your average glucose over the last 2-3 months
  • Glycomark – used to measure your post-meal glucose control. This test reflects your average maximum blood glucose and helps you know how many blood sugar spikes you have had over the last 10 to 14 days.

Lipid Panel:

  • Total cholesterol
  • HDL
  • LDL (calculated)
  • Triglycerides
  • VLDL (calculated)

Insulin - A hormone secreted by your pancreas in response to eating carbohydrates - in people with diabetes, insulin does not work optimally to drive glucose into the cells. As a result the pancreas produces more insulin than normal to help keep your glucose in the normal range.