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Diabetes Management Panel in Myrtle Beach

According to the American Diabetes Association:

  • 25.8 million children and adults in the United States—8.3% of the population—have diabetes.
  • 18.8 million people are diagnosed with diabetes
  • 7.0 million people are undiagnosed with diabetes
  • 79 million people have pre-diabetes
  • 1.9 million new cases of diabetes were diagnosed in people aged 20 years and older in 2010

Diabetes Tests

ARCpoint Labs of Myrtle Beach offers a variety of tests that will help determine if you are pre-diabetic or diabetic. Our lab tests can also assist you in managing the disease if you’re one of the 25.8 million people living with diabetes. The most common tests run for diabetes detection and blood sugar maintenance are:

  • Hemoglobin A1c
  • Fasting Glucose

The International Health Services Division of Diabetes Treatment recommends the following tests be performed at the intervals listed for the management of diabetes:

  • A1c – Every 3-6 months
  • Kidney Panel including Creatinine, eGFR and AUCR – (Urine albumin to Creatinine ratio) – Yearly
  • Lipid panel – Yearly
  • Hepatic (Liver) Panel – Yearly

Because diabetes has impact and affects many other areas, other tests that may provide additional information:

  • Progesterone
  • Fibrinogen
  • C-Reactive Protein CRP
  • Estradiol E2
  • DHEA
  • Testosterone Total & Free (low testosterone can be an indicator for persons with Type 2 diabetes)
  • Ferritin
  • 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D

Call ARCpoint Directly for your Diabetes Management Needs

Contact ARCpoint Labs of Myrtle Beach for diabetes testing today!