[A case of abnormal hemoglobin (HbJ Cape Town) with high serum levels of HbAlc].

@article{Horiuchi1996ACO,
  title={[A case of abnormal hemoglobin (HbJ Cape Town) with high serum levels of HbAlc].},
  author={Toshiyuki Horiuchi and Takeshi Nakamura and Hisashi Tsutsumi and Mariko Miyao and Junichiro Inoue and Atsushi Araki and Ayako Hattori and A Harano and Mayumi Mori and Hideki Ito},
  journal={Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics},
  year={1996},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={110-5}
}
We describe a case of hemoglobinopathy detected on admission for examination for high blood glucose levels and abnormal liver function. In 1991, it was pointed out that he had postprandial hyperglycemia. In 1994, at age 60, he had lassitude and anorexia. He was admitted to our hospital on the suspicion of diabetes mellitus and liver disease. Glycosylated hemoglobin levels was very high, but the 75 gram oral glucose tolerance test result was within the normal range. After abstinence from alcohol… CONTINUE READING