Can serum gamma-glutamyltransferase levels be useful at diagnosing gestational diabetes mellitus?

@article{Alanbay2012CanSG,
  title={Can serum gamma-glutamyltransferase levels be useful at diagnosing gestational diabetes mellitus?},
  author={Ibrahim Alanbay and Hakan Coksuer and Mutlu Ercan and Ugur Keskin and Emre Kazım Karaşahin and Mustafa Ozturk and Serkan Tapan and Ozlem Taytas Ozturk and Ali Nazima Ergun},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={
          208-11
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate plasma gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) in gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant women at oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) and the diagnosis of GDM and to explore whether this activity is associated with metabolic parameters. METHOD This prospective control study included 37 women with GDM and 42 women with normal glucose tolerance in pregnancy (control group). In the study group (GDM), blood was taken for analyzing 100 g OGTT from… CONTINUE READING
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