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RESULTS: The frequency of LV diastolic dysfunction in subjects with normal glucose tolerance, impaired fasting glucose (IFG), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), newly detected diabetes, and known diabetes were 13, 22, 50, 51, and 61%, respectively (x(2) = 54.
Gestational impaired glucose tolerance was not a significant independent predictor of having a large-for-gestational-age infant," wrote Dr.
Mortality among the women and men with newly identified impaired glucose tolerance ran 0.
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.
Pre-diabetes is characterized by impaired glucose metabolism, including impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT).
The researchers found that the two-week period of shortened nightly sleep combined with sedentary lifestyle caused elevated insulin resistance and impaired glucose tolerance.
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.