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What does >=1000 glucose in urine mean?

What does >=1000 glucose in urine mean?

Diabetes: This is a very high urine sugar and likely means that you are diabetic and have high blood sugars. Occasionally one can see families in which there is high urine sugar but normal blood sugars, but this is rare. You need to see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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Have GTT test. Blood glucose normal. O hour and 1 hour urine glucose negative but 2 hour urine glucose is trace. False positive or renal glycosuria?

Have GTT test. Blood glucose normal. O hour and 1 hour urine glucose negative but 2 hour urine glucose is trace. False positive or renal glycosuria?

Urine glucose: If your GTT is OK and the 2 hour urine only a trace high, I don't think you have anything to worry about. That said, be careful with your food and drink intake. ...Read more

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Managing Low Blood Sugar (Checklist)

Avoid skipping meals
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Eat protein-rich snacks every 2 hours
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Keep fruit with you at all times if you feel hypoglycemic
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How does urine with high glucose look like compare to normal?

How does urine with high glucose look like compare to normal?

Like normal: Urine with high glucose (caused by high blood sugars from uncontrolled diabetes) will look just like normal urine. It has been reported that sometimes urine with high glucose will actually sweet. Other than that, you need at a minimum a urine dipstick test to detect glucose in the urine. ...Read more

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I'm 28 and had low grade fever and bright yellow urine. I don't take vitamins. Urine glucose is 100 blood glucose 110. Not fasting or diabetic?

I'm 28 and had low grade fever and bright yellow urine. I don't take vitamins. Urine glucose is 100 blood glucose 110. Not fasting or diabetic?

Check it more: Glucose in the urine indicates the blood sugar (bs) is high enough to overwhelm the ability of the kidneys to recover all of the glucose from filtered blood, as the filtrate travels the path toward becoming urine. People vary greatly in their ability to recover this filtered glucose. Some even have glucose in the urine when blood sugar is totally normal. Get more bs readings to be sure no diabetes. ...Read more

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Dealing with Blood in Urine (Checklist)

Rule out infection as a cause with a urinalysis or culture
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Ask your doctor to review your medications to identify cause
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Rule out kidney stones with your doctor
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If male, schedule a prostate exam
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Why could my urine glucose value be so high?

Warning sign: Exactly how much isn't so important, as it will vary with how much water you drink and lose by other routes. Glucose in your urine warns of diabetes, though there are other causes, both serious and harmless. ...Read more

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Managing High Blood Pressure (Checklist)

Monitor BP at home
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Have a regular follow up and work with your doctor
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Take your meds as instructed without fail
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My urine glucose was reported 1.5% what that means how serious is it?

Glycosuria: If your blood sugar is within normal limits you may have glycosuria which is benign condition and does not require any treatment. ...Read more

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Blood Sugar (Definition)

The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more


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Glucose (Definition)

Glucose is the basic sugar molecule and the source of energy throughout the living kingdom. We are programmed to easily detect it by taste in our foods as it is desirable but can be overdone with the modern diet. It gets out of control ...Read more