The Glucose Tolerance test is a test performed on pregnant women to check the gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes, which usually starts at the time of pregnancy in women.
During the test, first the fasting blood sugar is taken, post checking the blood sugar, 75gm glucose is given to the pregnant women. Post the consumption of glucose, after two hours, blood sugar value is taken from 75gm of glucose.
The test is easy to be performed and the presence of advanced diagnostic tools and knowledgeable experts at Fortis ensure accurate and timely diagnosis of Gestational diabetes in prospective mothers.