Glucose measurement in body fluid may be useful, with other laboratory tests, to evaluate effusions. Decreased concentrations are associated with bacterial infections, inflammation such as rheumatoid arthritis, and occasionally malignancy.
No special preparation is needed for Glucose Ascitic Fluid. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Glucose Ascitic Fluid. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|UNISEX||All age groups||60 - 100 mg/dl|