What are the category values for Fasting Glucose?

A blood glucose test measures the amount of a sugar called glucose in a sample of your blood. Glucose is a major source of energy for most cells of the body, including brain cells. Fasting blood sugar measures blood glucose after you have not eaten for at least 8 hours. It is often the first test done to check for pre-diabetes and diabetes.

Classification Value


70.0mg/dL to 99.9mg/dL


100.0mg/dL to 125.9mg/dL


126.0mg/dL and above


Source: American Diabetes Association

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