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Certain standards are set up which constitute a definition of "typical" renal glycosuria. Glycosuria without hyperglycemia must be present and sugar should be found in every specimen of urine examined, whether voided after fasting or after a full meal. The fasting blood sugar value (venous) should not reach nor exceed 0.12 gm. per 100 c.c.; nor after a meal should the value reach or exceed 0.17 gm. per 100 c.c. Glycosuria should be largely independent of diet and the level of blood sugar should be influenced only slightly by the ingestion of food. The symptomatology characteristic of diabetes mellitus should
Renal Glycosuria.. Ann Intern Med. 1932;6:707. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-6-5-707_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;6(5):707.
Nephrology, Urological Disorders.
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