Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, Pregnant, 75gms or 100gms (Including FBS + Three Draws)

Test Methodology:

Colorimetric 


Running Day:

Daily 


Turn Around Time:

Two hours from the last extraction


Specimen Requirement:

3cc serum (red top or SST)


Patient Preparation:

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


Special Considerations:

Avoid hemolysis


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services