What is a continuous glucose monitoring?
Also known as: CGM.
Many people with diabetes have to check their blood glucose several times a day. Continuous glucose monitoring provides nearly constant blood glucose levels (measured every 5 minutes) through a device that is implanted on the body.
Reviewed by: Joshua W Tarkoff, MD
This page was last updated on: 1/29/2019 3:21:13 PM
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