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How does Dexcom G6 compare to my blood glucose meter in terms of accuracy?

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Last Updated: June 18, 2020

Dexcom CGM systems provide much more information for users than traditional Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) does. For Dexcom G6 users, the expected level of accuracy is based on comparisons to fingerstick results--which require careful consideration of timing and technique consistency when drawing blooding glucose values.

For a more detailed explanation, please review this guide

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