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Descriptor English: Glucose Tolerance Test
Descriptor Spanish: Prueba de Tolerancia a la Glucosa
Descriptor Portuguese: Teste de Tolerância a Glucose
Descriptor French: Hyperglycémie provoquée
Entry term(s): Glucose Tolerance Tests
Glucose Tolerance, Oral
Intravenous Glucose Tolerance
Intravenous Glucose Tolerance Test
OGTT
Oral Glucose Tolerance
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.124.100.355
E01.370.374.355
E05.200.124.100.355
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005951
Scope note: A test to determine the ability of an individual to maintain HOMEOSTASIS of BLOOD GLUCOSE. It includes measuring blood glucose levels in a fasting state, and at prescribed intervals before and after oral glucose intake (75 or 100 g) or intravenous infusion (0.5 g/kg).
Annotation: NIM
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS ID: 6096
Unique ID: D005951
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Glucose Tolerance Test - Preferred
Concept UI M0009346
Scope note A test to determine the ability of an individual to maintain HOMEOSTASIS of BLOOD GLUCOSE. It includes measuring blood glucose levels in a fasting state, and at prescribed intervals before and after oral glucose intake (75 or 100 g) or intravenous infusion (0.5 g/kg).
Preferred term Glucose Tolerance Test
Entry term(s) Glucose Tolerance Tests
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test - Narrower
Concept UI M0009348
Preferred term Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Entry term(s) Glucose Tolerance, Oral
OGTT
Oral Glucose Tolerance
Intravenous Glucose Tolerance Test - Narrower
Concept UI M0009347
Preferred term Intravenous Glucose Tolerance Test
Entry term(s) Intravenous Glucose Tolerance



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