Glycosuria (or glucose
in the urine
) is caused by the kidneys(proximal renal tubules) being unable to reabsorb all the filtered glucose.
due to either Insulin
resistance or lack of Insulin results in underutilization of glucose by your cells and hyperglycemia
. Glycosuria usually occurs when blood glucose level exceeds 180 mg/dl.
Answer assisted by Emily Lu, Medical Student