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Glucose Tolerance Test

Alternative Names:GTT
OGTT
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:GTT
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Specimen Types:Plasma
Container Types:
Fluoride OxalateFluoride Oxalate
Collection & Request Instructions:Fast for > 8 hours pre procedure
Three (3x) collection tubes required

Record date, time on specimen tubes, and glucose dose on request form.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Assay Frequency:Daily