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  • glycated hemoglobin — glycosylated hemoglobin any of various hemoglobins to which glucose is bound by glycation; the most common one is hemoglobin A1c …   Medical dictionary

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  • Glycosylated hemoglobin — Glycosylated (or glycated) hemoglobin ( hemoglobin A1c, Hb1c , or HbA1c ) is a form of hemoglobin used primarily to identify the average plasma glucose concentration over prolonged periods of time. Its name is sometimes abbreviated to A1C. It is… …   Wikipedia

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