glucose tolerance test


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Noun1.glucose tolerance test - test of the body's ability to metabolize carbohydrates; used in the diagnosis of hypoglycemia and diabetes mellitus
diagnostic assay, diagnostic test - an assay conducted for diagnostic purposes
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Among 33 men who had an oral glucose tolerance test 10 to 12 years after entering the study, diabetes or prediabetes develop in 20 (61%): 15 had prediabetes and 5 had diabetes.
Many cases of concurrent diabetes and or patients having impaired glucose tolerance test results have been reported in lichen planus,8-12 but this association has not been supported in other studies.13,14 We decided to evaluate the frequency of impaired glucose metabolism in our population, and for comparison we have used the study conducted on a general population in Iran by Azizi et al.15
Your fasting glucose and glucose tolerance test results also should be factored into the diagnosis, Dr.
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test- An oral glucose tolerance test is rarely indicated these days as taking fasting blood glucose level in clinical situations has become the standard.
Based on oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) results, hyperthyroidism patients were further divided into TNGT, TIGR, and TDM groups.
GDM was diagnosed by a single elevated 2-h, 75-g glucose tolerance test (FPG: [greater than or equal to]92 mg/dL, 1 h: [greater than or equal to]180 mg/dL and 2 h: [greater than or equal to]153 mg/dL) as defined by the IADPSG.
The two-hour post- load plasma glucose should be tested after performing an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT), as per 75g anhydrous glucose (82.5g glucose monohydrate, dissolved in 250-300ml water over 5 minutes).2 In children, a glucose load of 1.75g glucose/kg body weight is used, up to a maximum of 75g glucose.2 Two hours are counted from the beginning of the drink
It was glucose tolerance, as measured by a glucose tolerance test administered two hours after activity, that improved significantly only in the high intensity, long duration group.
Objective: To compare efficiency of glucose challenge test with oral glucose tolerance test for detection of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).
The glucose tolerance test measures your body's response to sugar (glucose) and it's used to screen for type 2 diabetes.
To join the resveratrol study, participants were first given a fasting glucose tolerance test to obtain a baseline level, and then retested two hours after eating.
If the [HbA.sub.1c] is between 6.0 and 6.5, I order a 2-hour glucose tolerance test with insulin levels.

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