What is the Diabetes Management panel?
The Diabetes Management panel measures the blood levels of Glucose & Hemoglobin A1c and the urine Microalbumin level.
Why is the Diabetes Management panel important?
Blood Glucose, also known as blood sugar, and the Hemoglobin A1c will help a diabetic check on the current status of glycemic control in the body. The Microalbumin test will check if there might be kidney damage related to diabetes or other diseases like hypertension.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Diabetes Management Panel is a blood and urine test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
An 8-12 hour fast is recommended before testing.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.