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  • noun medicine The pricking of a finger in order to obtain a small sample of blood

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Examples

  • We didn't even have glycosylated hemoglobin measurements; in fact, fingerstick machines for home use were just being developed.

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  • ® Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody Test for use with oral fluid, fingerstick and venous whole blood and plasma samples.

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  • The introduction of fingerstick capillary blood glucose monitoring in the 1970s set the stage for the era of intensive insulin therapy, leading to a substantial reduction in the risk of long-term complications from diabetes.

    New England Journal of Medicine

  • The idea: Each machine could test a fingerstick of blood from a few dozen people an hour, with multiple machines dispatched to an emergency to handle the crowds.

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  • The introduction of fingerstick capillary blood glucose monitoring in the 1970s set the stage for the era of intensive insulin therapy, leading to a substantial reduction in the risk of long-term complications from diabetes.

    New England Journal of Medicine

  • Very difficult to manage with nothing but a fingerstick glucose monitor in a tent, but she made it.

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  • The anomalies from this suggested that a dropping feed of 1 fingerstick glimepiride may indicate divided to diabetes 2 effective benefits with angioedema disease, and the sex may close diminished based on burning agent glucose levels.

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  • They'll ask you to send that data to them, they'll confirm that "it sucks in comparison to all the calibration fingerstick entries", and issue the credit immediately.

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  • The anomalies from this suggested that a dropping feed of 1 fingerstick glimepiride may indicate divided to diabetes 2 effective benefits with angioedema disease, and the sex may close diminished based on burning agent glucose levels.

    Wii-volution

  • They'll ask you to send that data to them, they'll confirm that "it sucks in comparison to all the calibration fingerstick entries", and issue the credit immediately.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

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