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  • EllenZ EllenZ's Avatar 12-27-07 | 12:29 PM
  • I just called to get the results from my 1st trimester GTT and it was really low. The cutoff is 135 and mine came back at 40!!! I'm so relieved. I never have had a problem with this but I always think I'm going to for some reason. Now I don't have to do that again until I'm 28 weeks.

    Does anyone else do an early 1st trimester GTT?
  • brandimichelle brandimichelle's Avatar 12-27-07 | 04:57 PM
  • i had one when i first found out i was pregnant with my other prenatal labs... 40 is really low... you are like hypoglycemic!!!
  • EllenZ EllenZ's Avatar 12-28-07 | 08:58 AM
  • After reading your post I did some research and now I wonder if this is something I should be worried about. I think I'll call back my OB this morning and ask them.

    Everything I just read sad that under 70 can be considered hypoglycemic but the range can vary depending on circumstances and some say anything under 40 is a problem. For the most part I'm feeling fine so I don't think this is affecting me at all but I'm going to have it checked out to be sure.

    Thanks for the information.
  • Bethann73 Bethann73's Avatar 12-31-07 | 11:27 AM
  • I just had mine done last week.. I fasted to avoid having to do the 3 hour..
  • EllenZ EllenZ's Avatar 12-31-07 | 10:47 PM
  • When I spoke with my OB's office they told me that my # was fine. It was so low because I fasted. They told me that as long as I was eating healthy I shouldn't be concerned especially if I'm feeling fine.

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