Type 2 Diabetes Testing: Which One’s Are Most Important?

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Oral Glucose-Tolerance Test:

This test is commonly performed on pregnant women.  The typical test includes drawing your blood once, then drinking a glucose solution and then the nurse or doctor will draw blood from the patient every 30 to 60 minutes for up to 3 hours.

Fasting Blood Sugar:

Patient fasts overnight and has blood drawn at an early appointment to determine if levels are still normal.

Two-Hour Postprandial Test:

This test is conducted two hours after a meal.

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