Guidelines for Diagnosing Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes

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					             Guidelines for Diagnosing Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes
                                   from the
                International Expert Committee, Diabetes Care,
                               November, 2003



 Test/Diagnosis          Normal            Pre-Diabetes          Diabetes
 Fasting Plasma        <100mg/dL          100-125mg/dL      126mg/dL or greater
 Glucose (FPG)        (5.6 mmol/L)                             (7.0 mmol/L)
                                          Dx: Impaired
Measured in the                          Fasting Glucose
 morning after                                (IFG)
 overnight fast
2-Hour Plasma          <140mg/dL         140-199 mg/dL         200 mg/dL or
   Glucose            (7.8 mmol/L)                             greater (11.1
                                         Dx: Impaired            mmol/L)
Measured 2 hours                       Glucose Tolerance
  after a drink                             (IGT)
 containing 75g
    glucose