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Glucose Tolerance 2 Hours
Patient Preparation: Patient should fast for at least eight hours prior to collection of specimens.
Specimen Preparation: 1st draw: fasting basis; administer a 50 or 75 gram glucose load immediately after the 1st draw;;
2nd draw- 1 hour after the administration of glucose;
3rd draw - 1 hours after the 2nd draw;
Total - 3 gray tubesLabel each tube with the patient's name and time interval
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room Temperature.
Stability: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours
Note: This test is approved for NY .
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory