STATUS OF SERUM FRUCTOSAMINE IN HYPERTHYROID SUBJECTS IN UDAIPUR, RAJASTHANAbstract
Introduction: Measurement of glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and fructosamine has a growing role in the assessment of glycemic control but their use for screening purpose is questionable. Material and methods: The study was carried out on 50 controls and 50 patients suffering from hyperthyroidism from October 2014 to March 2015 at Geetanjali Medical College & Hospital, Udaipur (Rajasthan). Results: Fructosamine in hyperthyroid subjects (male & female) and control male & female (Mean ± SD) 141.87 ±41.14, 149.35 ± 49.82 and 223.54 ± 9.95, 224.15 ± 9.06 µmol/L respectively and the difference between them found statically significant. (P<0.001) Conclusion: The Fructosamine level was low in hyperthyroid patients as compared with control.
Avdhesh Kumar Sharma, Umesh Kumar Pareek, Milind N. Dudhane and G. S. Gupta
Biochemistry department, Annanta Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Rajsamand, Rajasthan, India
21 July, 2016
28 September, 2016
19 October, 2016
01 January, 2017