Diastix

Diastix

 [di´ah-stiks]
trademark for a reagent strip used for the semiquantitative determination of glucose in urine.
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These cows were screened for ketosis using modified Rothera's test and urine Diastix.
The laboratory tests included hemoglobin estimation by Sahli's method, random blood sugar by an electronic glucometer, urine examination for albumin, and sugar by Uristix and Diastix. An elderly was considered to have diabetes mellitus when the fasting blood sugar was more than or equal to 120 mg% and blood glucose level 2 hours after oral glucose was more than or equal to 180 mg%.