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Gestational Diabetes | Evaluating Pregnant Woman with Severe Nausea & Vomiting

Purpose:

To evaluate a pregnant woman with severe nausea and vomiting for gestational diabetes.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics

ICD-10:

O24

Description:

A pregnant woman with severe nausea and vomiting can be difficult to test using an oral glucose tolerance test since the glucose solution can be difficult to drink. A variety of methods can be tried that can increase the chances of successfully evaluating the patient.

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