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Term:
blood glucose level area under curve (AUC) (CMO:0000350)
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blood glucose level area under curve (AUC) +   
A calculated value in which a series of measurements of the amount of glucose, the monosaccharide sugar, C6H12O6, occurring widely in plant and animal tissues which is one of the three dietary monosaccharides that are absorbed directly into the bloodstream during digestion, is the end product of carbohydrate metabolism, and is the chief source of energy for living organisms, in a specified volume of blood is plotted against time for a single individual and the extent of the two dimensional region bounded by the curve and the axes of the graph is determined.
calculated plasma glucose level +  
calculated serum glucose level +  
glucose disappearance constant 
Homeostatic Model Assessment of Beta cell function 
Homeostatic Model Assessment of Insulin Resistance 
quantitative insulin sensitivity check index 
serum insulin level times blood glucose level  
whole body insulin sensitivity index 

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Related Synonyms: AUC glucose
Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Area_under_curve "Wikipedia", Mondofacto:Mondofacto_Online_Medical_Dictionary

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