Glucose Tolerance Test, 5 Specimens

The Glucose Tolerance Test, 5 Specimens test contains 1 test with 6 biomarkers.

For appropriate interpretation of this test, the patient must fast overnight and ingest a 75 g load of glucose, immediately after a fasting specimen is obtained. (for children, the glucose load is 1.75 g/Kg of body weight, up to 75). The diagnosis of diabetes is made if glucose exceeds 200 mg/dL in the 2 hour specimen and in any preceding specimen.

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: 4 HR Glucose Tolerance, Non-pregnant,, 4 HR GTT (5 Specimens), Glucose Tolerance 4 HR, Non-pregnant, Glucose Tolerance Test 5 Specimens

Glucose, Specimen 1

Glucose, Specimen 2

Glucose, Specimen 3

Glucose, Specimen 4

Glucose, Specimen 5

Glucose, Time 1

*Process times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

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