|Last Updated: December 7, 2021 @ 10:13 am|
Gestational Diabetes Screen [50 gram - ACOG]
|Stability:||Ambient: 1 Day(s); Refrigerated: 3 Day(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable|
|Interpretive Data:||General Reference Range : <135 mg/dL|
One-hour glucose values >140 mg/dL identify approximately 79% of women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), while one-hour glucose values >130 mg/dL identify approximately 93% of women with GDM. Recommend patients above the cutoff undergo a 3-hr glucose tolerance test for confirmation.
Note: Reference range change as of 2/18/2020
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