Testing for Diabetes
If you think you are at risk, then go to your doctor to be tested for diabetes.
A finger print blood test or urine test can indicate risk level, but cannot diagnose diabetes.
the doctor will refer you to a pathologist who will perform the following tests.
These are generally covered by medicare.
If necessary, this test will be followed by the following test
- Rizwana Kousar 2010. What is Diabetes? Community Education Series, Melbourne. © Australian Community Centre for Diabetes (ACCD).