CAN I GET A HEMOGLOBIN A1C LAB TEST AT ANY LAB TEST NOW?
Yes, you can.
AM I REQUIRED TO FAST FOR THIS LAB TEST?
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO GET MY LAB TEST RESULTS?
Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected.
WHAT IS A HEMOGLOBIN A1C?
The Hemoglobin A1c Test is a valuable measure of the overall blood glucose levels over a period of time (2‐3 months). This test can be used to help detect pre‐diabetes and diagnose diabetes. If you’re diabetic, this test can help determine if your disease is under control.
WHY DO I NEED A HEMOGLOBIN A1C LAB TEST?
Is your diabetes under control? With ANY LAB TEST NOW®, you can get this common and important test fast and without an appointment. The information from this test is vital for anyone managing their diabetes.
OTHER RELEVANT LAB TESTS:
Customers who purchase the Hemoglobin A1c also purchase the Glucose (Serum) or upgrade to the Diabetes Maintenance Panel.
WHAT ARE THE TEST RESULT RANGES?
Any test value less than 6.0% indicates that you are non‐diabetic.
HIGH RESULTS INDICATE:
A high result (over 6%) could indicate diabetes mellitus, chronic hyperglycemia, the presence of hemoglobin S or the presence of hemoglobin C. Your healthcare physician must make the final diagnosis.
LOW RESULTS INDICATE:
A low result (under 6%) could indicate high levels of hemoglobin F or improved the control of a diabetic condition. Your healthcare physician must make the final diagnosis.
WHAT IF MY TEST RESULTS ARE ABNORMAL OR OUT OF RANGE?
Please consult your primary care physician or endocrinologist.