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What does gest diabetes in pregnancy mean ?

my gtt 50gm result was 11.9 mmol.After that i cheked my blood sugar so many times ,all results were in normal range only.Is it considered as gest diabetes .i am 27weeks now
Asked On : Fri, 1 Apr 2011
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Hi Welcome to HealthCareMagic

The above given value of the GTT is within normal range... Criteria for GDM (gestational diabetes melletes) is any two reading out of 3 GTT values, with fasting glucose more than normal, is said to be GDM... Fasting is 90mg/dl, GTT1 120, GTT2160mg,...Hope i have answered your question..

Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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