Diabetes Diagnosis: Which Criterion is Wrong?


Current ADA diagnostic criteria are summarized here.

Current ADA criteria for the diagnosis of diabetes include all of the following except:

A. Hemoglobin A1C of ≥6.5%
B. 8-hour fasting plasma glucose of ≥126 mg/dL
C. A single random glucose value of ≥200 mg/dL in a patient with obvious hyperglycemia or hyperglycemic crisis
D. 4-hour glucose of ≥200 mg/dL, during an OGT with a glucose load of 75 g anhydrous glucose in water
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