Message Number: YG4234 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-06-02 13:50:00 UTC
Subject: Normal Blood Glucose was Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Digest
Number 216

In a message dated 06/02/01 12:15:44 AM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< Icabod had 4 staples replaced and when they did a blood draw his BG was
98. Does anybody have the numbers for a "normal" fasting BG reading?

In my lab, normal is 90 - 150, with 70 - 90 being borderline and below 70
suspicious for insulinoma. Check with your vet, but I would consider that a
normal reading.

Dr. Ruth
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