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Question:

From Houston, Texas, USA:

What is the highest an A1c can be? if you get constant blood sugars above 20.0 mmol/L [360 mg/dl], will your A1c turn out that high?

Answer:

I really don't know how high, but I have seen the occasional A1c over 18.0. Remember, we want it less than 8.0 in little kids and 7.0 in older kids.

LD

[Editor's comment: For more information about A1cs, see HbA1c; HbA1c Test; and About Hemoglobin A1c. BH]

DTQ-20060404220313
Original posting 12 Apr 2006
Posted to A1c, Glycohemoglobin, HgbA1c

  
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