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Is it possible to have high fasting blood glucose but normal urine glucose in a diabetic patient?

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Dr. Robert Benz
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Yes

Glucose does not usually show up in the urine until the serum glucose is at least 180.

In brief: Yes

Glucose does not usually show up in the urine until the serum glucose is at least 180.
Dr. Robert Benz
Dr. Robert Benz
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice

In brief: Sugars

Yes. Absolutely. The urine glucose would only be positive with a level around 350 mg/dl or higher. One should never follow their sugars with urine testing.

In brief: Sugars

Yes. Absolutely. The urine glucose would only be positive with a level around 350 mg/dl or higher. One should never follow their sugars with urine testing.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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