Hyperglycaemia

Last updated: Monday, 13, December, 2010
CausesAppropriate Tests

Artefactual result, especially

See Table 1. Artefactual results.
  • Post-prandial specimen
Repeat with fasting specimen.
  • Specimen collected proximal to infusion

Diabetes mellitus

Stress, especially

  • Acute/severe illness
  • Corticosteroid therapy