GLUCOSE PP 

Test Details:

Glucose is the main source of energy that is required by our body and we gain glucose from a carbohydrate-rich diet. A Postprandial Plasma Glucose Test helps to determine the amount of plasma glucose after taking a meal and this test is the prime measure for monitoring Diabetes.

Test Required for:

Normally, blood glucose levels slight increases after eating. A postprandial glucose test helps to determine the amount of glucose in the blood two hours after a meal. Usually blood sugar starts to go up after a meal and reaches its highest after an hour. Postprandial glucose depends on several factors and type of food consumed is one of them.

Test Ordered for:

To measure the amount of plasma glucose post meal.

Test Recommended:

This is one of the prime test for monitoring Diabetes. A high value indicates impaired Glucose tolerance, Postprandial hyperglycemia and Diabetes. A low value indicates Postprandial or Non-Diabetic hypoglycemia.

  • Preparation : 2 hrs post heavy meal from starting time of food intake
  • Online Report Delivery : Same Day
  • Sample Type : Blood

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