Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, Non-pregnant, 75gms (Including FBS + Two Draws)

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:

8 to 10 hours of fasting for FBS blood draw; a 75gms glucose solution will be given, succeeding blood draws after one hour and two hours of consuming glucose load 


Special Considerations:

Avoid hemolysis


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services