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The different tests for diagnosis of diabetes are...
- Fasting plasma glucose test (FPG)
- Oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT)
- Random plasma glucose test
Fasting plasma glucose test (FPG)
FPG test measures blood glucose levels with a fasting period of minimum 8-10 hours. Better results are obtained only during morning hours.
It is very economic and convenient test. But the results are not that accurate when compared to OGTT.
Obesity also may lead to psychological problems and disorders.The common problems among them are.....
Obsessive compulsive disorders
It is also a major complication associated with obesity and is more commonly seen in women than in men.