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Why do you need to get a glucose tolerance test if you tested positive for gestational diabetes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: To rule out diabetes

Women with gestational diabetes are more prone to developing diabetes after the pregnancy.
Glucose tolerance test allows the doctor to asses resistance to Insulin and diagnose diabetes.

In brief: To rule out diabetes

Women with gestational diabetes are more prone to developing diabetes after the pregnancy.
Glucose tolerance test allows the doctor to asses resistance to Insulin and diagnose diabetes.
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