Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Is this Insulin Resistance?
My sister's age is 9 yrs. Her weight is 49 kg. Fasting Insulin = 28.86 uU/mL.
Fasting glucose = 89 mg/dL.
Is this normal?
If not then plz suggest me necessary action
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
480448 tn?1426952138
IRS would have to be diagnosed by your sister's pediatric specialist.  There are more factors to consider than just these two lab results in order for a diagnosis of IRS to be made.

Some info:

The insulin resistance syndrome (IRS),1 also known as the metabolic syndrome, is characterized by the clustering of some or all of the following anomalies: hyperinsulinemia, impaired glucose metabolism, dyslipidemia, abnormalities in fibrinolysis and coagulation, overweight, and hypertension

Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Diabetes Tracker
Track glucose levels, and other diabetes measurements, symptoms and medications
Start Tracking Now
Blank
FoodDiary Tracker
Track Your Daily Carbs and Overall Diet
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
649848 tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135 commented on dominosarah's status
6 hrs ago
649848 tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135 commented on Barb135's status
7 hrs ago
649848 tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135 If you're seein... Comment
11 hrs ago
Diabetes Prevention & Pre-Diabetes Community Resources