Prueba oral de tolerancia a la glucosa

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Prueba oral de tolerancia a la glucosa

Durante la prueba oral de tolerancia a la glucosa se examina la presencia de ésta en la sangre dos horas después de beber 75 gramos de dicha glucosa. A la persona se le diagnostica diabetes si su nivel de glucosa en la sangre es de 200 mg/dl o superior.

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  • Last Reviewed on 06/02/2012
  • David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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