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Glucometer

(glo͞o-kŏm′ĭ-tər)
A trademark for a portable monitor that measures blood glucose levels.

Glucometer

a trademark for a battery-powered instrument used to calculate blood glucose from as little as one drop of blood. Also called blood glucose monitor.

glucometer

Blood glucose meter, glucose meter Lab medicine A dedicated point-of-care device that quantifies serum glucose at the bedside in < 5 minutes. See Phlebtech, Point-of-care testing.

glu·com·e·ter

(glū-kom'ĕ-tĕr)
A device used to measure sugar levels in blood.
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