Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) Plasma each for Fasting and Post Prandial specimens from 1 Grey Top (Sodium Fluoride) tube. Minimum 8 hours fasting is mandatory. Collect fasting specimen. Ask patient to have a normal to heavy meal. Note the time patient starts the meal. Collect PP sample exactly after 2 hours. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 1 week
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 hrs
Usage: Glucose determinations are useful in the detection and management of Diabetes mellitus.
Specialty: Diabetologist, Physician
Disease: Diabetes, Health check up
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Minimum 8 hours fasting is mandatory.