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Question:

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?

Answer:

Donating blood does not affect your hemoglobin A1.

MSB

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Original posting 19 Jun 2000
Posted to A1c, Glycohemoglobin, HgbA1c

  
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