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What does IGT stand for?

IGT stands for Impaired Glucose Tolerance (medical)


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ORLANDO -- More than 10% of nonobese adolescent girls with polycystic ovary syndrome were found to have impaired glucose tolerance in a study of 70 girls who had been referred to a specialty clinic for menstrual irregularity.
When compared to the control group, the IH mice demonstrated impaired glucose tolerance and reduced insulin sensitivity; the CH group, however, showed only a reduction in glucose tolerance but not insulin sensitivity compared to controls.
Coffees protective effect was seen even among people who had impaired glucose tolerance, an early warning sign of diabetes, at the beginning of the study.