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a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms

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The first method is by the patient having symptoms of diabetes and a casual plasma glucose greater than 200 mg/dl.
A casual plasma glucose level (taken at any time of day) of 200 mg/dL or greater when the symptoms of diabetes are present.
The diagnosis of diabetes is made when there are symptoms of diabetes and either a casual plasma glucose level greater than 200 mg/dL or a fasting plasma glucose (FPG) level greater than 126 mg/dL, which is confirmed on a different day.
The criteria for the diagnosis of diabetes remain unchanged: symptoms of diabetes plus a casual plasma glucose concentration of at least 200 mg/dL; a fasting plasma glucose concentration of at least 126 mg/dL; or a 2-hour glucose concentration of at least 200 mg/dL during an oral glucose tolerance test.
The ADA criteria also said that diabetes could be diagnosed in symptomatic patients with a casual plasma glucose level of 200 mg/dL or higher and in those with a 2-hour 75-g oral glucose tolerance test result of 200 mg/dL or more.