Oral Glucose Challenge Test (OGCT), 75gms

Test Methodology:

Colorimetric


Running Day:

Daily 


Turn Around Time:

Two (2) hours from the last Extraction 


Specimen Requirement:

3cc serum (red top or SST) 


Patient Preparation:

Non-fasting; 75gms glucose solution will be given, and blood extraction will be done after one hour of consuming glucose load 


Special Considerations:

Avoid hemolysis


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services