Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
198 Doctors are Online

Glucose in Urine, Is it normal ?

Is it normal to have glucose in urine and not in blood ?
Asked On : Wed, 30 Jun 2010
Answers:  2 Views:  324
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dentist 's  Response
The renal threshold for glucose is 180 mg/dl means, when the blood glucose level is above 180mg/dl, the excess is filtered by the kidneys and passed in the urine. So, if you have Blood glucose above 180 mg/dl you'll get glucose passed in your urine.
Answered: Thu, 15 Sep 2011
I find this answer helpful
Cardiologist Dr. Naresh Ruparelia's  Response
Hi well come to HCM.
Yes there can be urine in sugar even if blood sugar remains normal. Its not normal
but in people who have low renal threshold for glucose can have sugar in urine
even if blood sugar is normal.No treatment is required for that. thanks
Answered: Thu, 8 Sep 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor