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glycosuria/gly·cos·uria/ (su´re-ah) the presence of glucose in the urine.
glycosuriaGlucosuria The spillage of excess glucose into the urine, an event common in uncontrolled DM and in 'renal' glycosuria. See Renal glyosuria.
Synonym(s): glycuresis (2) .
glycosuriaSugar in the urine. This is one of the cardinal signs of DIABETES.
glycosuriathe condition where glucose is excreted in the urine because the blood sugar level exceeds the normal (hyperglycaemia). Glycosuria is one of the symptoms of DIABETES.
glycosuria; glucosuria urinary excretion of sugars
alimentary glycosuria transitory presence of glucose in urine following ingestion of a large amount of sugar or starch
renal glycosuria recurrent or persistent excretion of glucose in urine, in association with raised blood glucose levels; characteristic of uncontrolled diabetes mellitus