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Hemoglobin A1C (Glycosylated Hemoglobin)
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Information

Hemoglobin A1c – To assist with control of blood glucose levels, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) has recommended glycated hemoglobin testing (HbA1c) twice a year for patients with stable glycemia, and quarterly for patients with poor glucose control. Interpretative ranges are based on ADA guidelines. Synonyms: A1c,HA1c,Hgb A1c

Methodology
Enzymatic
Specimen Required

Volume: 1 (0.5) mL whole blood collected in an EDTA (lavender-top) tube. Stability: Refrigerated – 4 Days

CPT Code(s)
83036