From Virginia, USA:
I am a 18 year old type 1 diabetic. If I donate blood, and my control is not very good, will this affect the results of my next HbA1C test?
Donating blood does not affect your hemoglobin A1.
Original posting 19 Jun 2000
Posted to A1c, Glycohemoglobin, HgbA1c
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:10
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