FVPG

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FVPGFraser Valley Potters Guild (Canada)
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David McIntyre, M.D., from the University of Queensland in South Brisbane, Australia, and colleagues sought to define the prevalence and pregnancy outcomes related to elevated fasting venous plasma glucose (FVPG; measured at 28 weeks' gestation) in a Danish pregnancy cohort of 1,516 women without GDM by Danish criteria.
The researchers found that with use of the World Health Organization (WHO) 2013 threshold of FVPG ≥5.1 mmol/L, 40.1 percent of the cohort qualified as having GDM despite no evidence of excess fetal growth, hypertension in pregnancy, or cesarean delivery in women with FVPG <5.6 mmol/L.
"The WHO 2013 FVPG threshold for GDM is unsuitable for Denmark," the authors write.