Post Prandial Blood Glucose (PPBG)

Test Methodology:

Colorimetric 


Running Day:

Daily 


Turn Around Time:

Routine: Two (2) hours

STAT: One (1) hour


Specimen Requirement:

3cc serum (red top or SST) 


Patient Preparation:

May either be one (1) hour or two (2) hours post meal depending on the doctor's request 


Special Considerations:

Avoid hemolysis 


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services