If your glucose screening shows gestational diabetes, what do they do about it and when?

Gestational DM. If the screening is positive, you proceed with the 3 hour test. If that's positive, you treat it right away. Pills or Insulin depends on the degree of abnormalities.

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I'm just wondering, if your glucose screening shows gestational diabetes, what do they do about it?

A GTT. A 2 hour glucose tolerance test at about 28 weeks is now the standard of care for diagnosing gestational diabetes. If any one value is abnormal, you will need to have further evaluation, and blood sugar monitoring with treatment as needed: possible diet control, possible oral medicine, possible insulin. Read more...