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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi i hav a ques my gct test shows sugar levels at 157 is it risky
Doctor :   GTC u mean
User :   the limit was 140 i guess i m 6 mnths pregnant
Doctor :   ok
User :   glucose challenge test
User :   the 1 hour one
Doctor :   Please repeat the test some time later after the normal Routine and if that is also high then you might need Medications but if that is normal you may not need any
User :   i just wanted to know if 157 level is risky or not
Doctor :   Yes but will not be able to confirm that you are having High Blood Sugars so it will need another test and based on that if both are high we can telll
User :   was it necessary to fast for 1 hour test
Doctor :   Fast during the test or before it you are asking about
User :   before
Doctor :   Yes it will need to be teh Early morning Sampole
Doctor :   Sample on fasting to be done
User :   thanks
Doctor :   please fill this form and tell me when done
Doctor :   I have to close this chat window as you have moved out of the chat. Please log in again if you need further medical advice.
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