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is 113 glucose test good or bad

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Submitted: 8 years ago.
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Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 8 years ago.

Hello,

A reading of 113 mg/dL is higher than normal. If it was taken when you were fasting, it is considered pre-diabetes, and your medical provider will probably want you to watch your diet and incorporate more exercise into your lifestyle to lower the chances that it will become diabetes.

Fasting Plasma Glucose Test:

Plasma Glucose Result (mg/dL)

Diagnosis

99 and below

Normal

100 to 125

Pre-diabetes
(impaired fasting glucose)

126 and above

Diabetes

http://www.diabetes.org/type-2-diabetes.jsp

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