Days Set Up
Daily, 24 hours
Analytic Time

2 hours

MiChart Code
GLGEM
Soft Order Code
GLGEM

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Test Overview

Test Methodology
 
Test Usage

Determine glucose level when patient is undergoing ascorbic acid therapy, monitor insulin therapy, evaluate carbohydrate metabolism.

Reference Range

American Diabetes Association Reference Ranges:
Fasting Glucose: <110 mg/dl (Normal); 110 - 126 mg/dl (Impaired); >=126 mg/dl (Provisional Diagnosis)
Random Glucose: >= 200 mg/dl (Provisional Diagnosis)
Glucose Tolerance Test, 75g load, 2 hr: <140 mg/dl (Normal); 140 - 200 mg/dl (Impaired); >=200 mg/dl (Provisional Diagnosis)
Gestational Diabetes, 50 g load, 1 hr: <140 mg/dl
Gestational Diabetes, 100 g load: Fasting <95 mg/dl; 1 hr <180 mg/dl; 2 hr <155 mg/dl; 3 hr <140 mg/dl.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Normal Volume
0.5 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume
0.25 mL whole blood

Billing Information

CPT Code
82947
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
41652-9

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.