Evaluation of glycated albumin (GA) and GA/HbA1c ratio for diagnosis of diabetes and glycemic control: A comprehensive review.
- Sara Yazdanpanah,
- Mohammad Rabiee,
- Mohammadreza Tahriri,
- Mojgan Abdolrahim,
- Asadollah Rajab,
- Hossein E Jazayeri,
- Lobat Tayebi
Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 2017 Apr 10:1-14. Epub 2017 Apr 10.
b Marquette University School of Dentistry , Milwaukee , WI , USA.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by chronic high blood glucose concentrations (hyperglycemia). When it is left untreated or improperly managed, it can lead to acute complications including diabetic ketoacidosis and non-ketotic hyperosmolar coma. In addition, possible long-term complications include impotence, nerve damage, stroke, chronic kidney failure, cardiovascular disease, foot ulcers, and retinopathy. Read More