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(glī-sē′mē-ă) [″ + haima, blood]
The level of sugar (glucose) in the blood.
glycemic, adjective


The presence of glucose in the blood.
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pertaining to the level of glucose in the blood.

glycemic control indicators
in addition to periodic measurement of blood glucose levels, management of diabetes mellitus can be assessed by measurement of glycosylated hemoglobin or fructosamine.
glycemic index
the area under the curve in a blood glucose response test.
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First, it uses information on specific glycemic control indicators rather than aggregations over all clinical indicators.
Table 1: Descriptive Statistics for Emergency Admissions for Short-Term Complications and for Glycemic Control Indicators for English General Practices, 2004/2005 to 2006/2007 Standard Variable Mean Deviation 2004/2005 (n = 8,158) All short-term admissions * 6.