To Perform Glucose Tolerance Test

  • Vijay Kumar
  • Kiran Dip Gill


The ability of a person to metabolize a given glucose is called glucose tolerance. To assess carbohydrate metabolism status, an oral glucose test is employed. Glucose tolerance test is highly useful to confirm diabetes mellitus.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vijay Kumar
    • 1
  • Kiran Dip Gill
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryMaharshi Dayanand UniversityRohtakIndia
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education & ResearchChandigarhIndia

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