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What is renal glycosuria?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: Sugar in urine

Present in diabetes mellitus or some kidney conditions where sugar leaks through the kidneys.
Blood sugar should be checked if glycosuria is found.

In brief: Sugar in urine

Present in diabetes mellitus or some kidney conditions where sugar leaks through the kidneys.
Blood sugar should be checked if glycosuria is found.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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Dr. James Cain
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Glucose in the urine

Usually glycosuria occurs in patients with high blood sugar, usually they are diabetic.
Rare patients fail to resorb filtered glucose in the kidney, passing glucose in the urine. This can be benign, it should be watched closely for signs of other renal dysfunction.

In brief: Glucose in the urine

Usually glycosuria occurs in patients with high blood sugar, usually they are diabetic.
Rare patients fail to resorb filtered glucose in the kidney, passing glucose in the urine. This can be benign, it should be watched closely for signs of other renal dysfunction.
Dr. James Cain
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