glucose tolerance test


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test of the body's ability to metabolize carbohydrates

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Abbreviations STZ streptozotocin OGTT oral glucose tolerance test CA cinnamic acid CD cinnamaldehyde GB glibenclamide TB tolbutamide BSA bovine serum albumin Db diabetic
The glucose tolerance test with insulin gives you great information about where your body is right now, on the day of the test.
A 2-hour glucose tolerance test again showed flat responses, and her insulin level had decreased.
1 mmol/l after a 75 g oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) was shown to represent a similar degree of hyperglycaemia as an FPG [greater than or equal to]7 mmol/l and a similar risk for retinopathy.
We first examined the effect of aspalathin on glucose uptake by cultured L6 myotubes and on insulin secretion from cultured RIN-5F pancreatic B-cells in vitro, and then investigated the effect of dietary aspalathin on fasting blood glucose level and conducted an intraperitoneal glucose tolerance test (IPGTT) using type 2 diabetes model mice in vivo.
Fasting and postprandial glucose and insulin levels were measured with an oral glucose tolerance test.
The Clinical Practice Recommendations issued by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) in 2003 (1) state that GDM is diagnosed on the basis of the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT).
Glucose tolerance will be measured by fasting insulin and 2-hour post 75-gram oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT).
A 5-hour glucose tolerance test yielded an exaggerated response, with markedly elevated simultaneous insulin levels.
SRT501, the first SIRT1 activator to enter the clinic, shows safety, trends in lowering fasting plasma glucose, and a significant lowering of glucose in an oral glucose tolerance test as presented at the 26th Annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference, January 7th 2008
Before and after the treatment period, study participants underwent an oral glucose tolerance test, a test that measures body's ability to use glucose.
METHODS: Existing baseline data on glucose level at fasting and 2 hours after a 75-g oral glucose tolerance test from 10 prospective European cohort studies including 15,388 men and 7,126 women aged 30 to 89 years, with a median follow-up of 8.
For women with gestational diabetes, an oral glucose tolerance test should be done 6 weeks after delivery, the American Diabetes Association recommends.
Our findings, that MRIs were frequently ordered by physicians, but a lower-cost glucose tolerance test was rarely ordered, show that there is substantial opportunity to improve efficiency in the evaluation of peripheral neuropathy," Callaghan says.
Instead, visceral adipose tissue was associated with high levels of glucose and insulin on a 2-hour oral glucose tolerance test, Mr.
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