8131 - Glucose tolerance test, 75g glucose

Material & Volume
  • Serum, free of hemolysis, fasting, 1ml
    Serum, free of hemolysis, 120min after glucose administration, 1ml
  • Fluoride blood or serum. Before centrifugation, wait at least 15min and no longer than 30min.
Clinical Information

Principle: The metabolism is determined by measuring the blood glucose on an empty stomach and after oral glucose intake:
- First blood sample taken after fasting: Determination of glucose level
- Add 75g glucose (grape sugar) to 500ml of water
- Blood sample taken 120min after intake of glucose: determination of glucose level

Label tubes with "fasting" and the time the sample was taken.

Contraindication: known diabetes mellitus

Related analyses
Description Material
Glucose Fluoride blood or serum
Glucose, 2h Fluoride blood or serum
Position / Price
Position: Mandatory provision
Price: CHF 5.00
+ Processing fee:
(per order and per day)
CHF 24.00
Executing laboratory
labor team w ag
Blumeneggstrasse 55
9403 Goldach
Execution time
1 day
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