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That's what your lab values ​​mean

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Blood Pressure, Quick Value, Uric Acid Blood levels allow a doctor to read a lot about your health. We say what the lab values ​​mean.

Have you experienced that too? Your doctor will take you blood, the next visit he looks at the lab paper, then you with the sentence "Everything is okay so far, only the blood sugar ...!" You think the lab values, numbers and numbers are an incomprehensible jumble?

That is two-thirds of all patients. Therefore, here is a small "translation help" for the most important laboratory values :