Adult Onset Diabetes Fasting Blood Sugar
A fasting blood sugar can be useful to evaluate the control of type 2 diabetes.
A fasting blood glucose level measures the concentration of glucose in the bloodstream of someone who has not eaten for 8 hours.
In someone with untreated diabetes, the fasting blood glucose level is usually over 140 mg/dl. The diagnosis of diabetes is confirmed by two or more fasting glucose measurements over 140 mg/dl.
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