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Is a gtt the best test for reactive hypoglycemia?

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Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Test hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia is low blood glucose with associated symptoms and symptoms should improve once the blood glucose is correctedreactive hypoglycemia refers to symptoms occurring after eating usually with incresed carbohydrate seen 2 to 4 hours after mealyou can check blood glucose when having symptoms and that is real life settings alternatively a 5 hour GTT will be the next best.

In brief: Test hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia is low blood glucose with associated symptoms and symptoms should improve once the blood glucose is correctedreactive hypoglycemia refers to symptoms occurring after eating usually with incresed carbohydrate seen 2 to 4 hours after mealyou can check blood glucose when having symptoms and that is real life settings alternatively a 5 hour GTT will be the next best.
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Likely

Relative good and cheap and diagnostic.

In brief: Likely

Relative good and cheap and diagnostic.
Dr. Creighton Wright
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