Glycosylated Hemoglobin

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Overview brief

Glycosylated Hemoglobin is a type of test conducted to determine diabetic disorders.

What is Glycosylated Hemoglobin?

Glycosylated Hemoglobin is a test that measures the hemoglobin produced when the glucose reacts to the RBC proteins. The glycosylated Hemoglobin test is conducted over a period of 3 months. Sometimes the test results may be affected by obesity and other factors.

Why is Glycosylated Hemoglobin suggested?

Glycosylated Hemoglobin is suggested when a patient is presented with the following symptoms, 

  • Loss of weight
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Loss of blood.
  • Paleness
  • Sweating and frequent urination.

How is Glycosylated Hemoglobin test performed?

The  Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test is performed by,

  • The blood samples are collected from the patient and sent to the lab for testing. (1)
  • The blood is removed from the veins.

Glycosylated Hemoglobin tests provide perfect results.

What are the parameters measured in Glycosylated Hemoglobin?

The parameters measured in Glycosylated Hemoglobin  are,

  • The amount of Glycosylated Hemoglobin in the blood is measured.
  • Their reaction is measured continuously for three months.

Preparation before performing Glycosylated Hemoglobin

Before the Glycosylated Hemoglobin test the patients should,

  • Inform about the previous medical history and diseases in the family to the doctors.
  • Avoid taking medications before the test

Post-care after Glycosylated Hemoglobin

Post-care after Glycosylated Hemoglobin testing is,

  • The patient can leave home immediately after the blood test. No extra care required.

Sample types in Glycosylated Hemoglobin

The sample types in Glycosylated Hemoglobin are,

  • Blood samples.

Side effects of Glycosylated Hemoglobin test

Common Side effects of Glycosylated Hemoglobin tests are,

  • The blood test has no known side effects. The test is completely safe for patients of all age groups.
  • A mild pain will be felt during piercing.

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