Jump to: navigation, search

WikiDoc Resources for Glucosuria


Most recent articles on Glucosuria

Most cited articles on Glucosuria

Review articles on Glucosuria

Articles on Glucosuria in N Eng J Med, Lancet, BMJ


Powerpoint slides on Glucosuria

Images of Glucosuria

Photos of Glucosuria

Podcasts & MP3s on Glucosuria

Videos on Glucosuria

Evidence Based Medicine

Cochrane Collaboration on Glucosuria

Bandolier on Glucosuria

TRIP on Glucosuria

Clinical Trials

Ongoing Trials on Glucosuria at Clinical

Trial results on Glucosuria

Clinical Trials on Glucosuria at Google

Guidelines / Policies / Govt

US National Guidelines Clearinghouse on Glucosuria

NICE Guidance on Glucosuria


FDA on Glucosuria

CDC on Glucosuria


Books on Glucosuria


Glucosuria in the news

Be alerted to news on Glucosuria

News trends on Glucosuria


Blogs on Glucosuria


Definitions of Glucosuria

Patient Resources / Community

Patient resources on Glucosuria

Discussion groups on Glucosuria

Patient Handouts on Glucosuria

Directions to Hospitals Treating Glucosuria

Risk calculators and risk factors for Glucosuria

Healthcare Provider Resources

Symptoms of Glucosuria

Causes & Risk Factors for Glucosuria

Diagnostic studies for Glucosuria

Treatment of Glucosuria

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

CME Programs on Glucosuria


Glucosuria en Espanol

Glucosuria en Francais


Glucosuria in the Marketplace

Patents on Glucosuria

Experimental / Informatics

List of terms related to Glucosuria

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1] Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Cafer Zorkun, M.D., Ph.D. [2] Luke Rusowicz-Orazem, B.S.


Glucosuria refers to the urinary secretion of glucose. Glucose appears in the urine only when the blood glucose level surpasses 160-190 mg/dl.

To view a comprehensive algorithm of common findings of urine composition and urine output, click here


Life Threatening Causes

Common Causes

Causes by Organ System

Cardiovascular No underlying causes
Chemical/Poisoning No underlying causes
Dental No underlying causes
Dermatologic No underlying causes
Drug Side Effect Amitraz , Cadmium , Canagliflozin, Dapagliflozin, Empagliflozin
Ear Nose Throat No underlying causes
Endocrine Hyperthyroidism
Environmental No underlying causes
Gastroenterologic Gastrectomy, Liver disease
Genetic Autosomal recessive disorders, Fanconi-bickel syndrome, Glucose-galactose malabsorption, Glutaric aciduria , Shwachman-diamond syndrome
Hematologic Diabetes mellitus type 2, Hyperglycemia, Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Iatrogenic Gastrectomy
Infectious Disease No underlying causes
Musculoskeletal/Orthopedic No underlying causes
Neurologic Raised intracranial pressure, Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Nutritional/Metabolic Diabetes mellitus type 2, High sugar diet, Hyperglycemia
Obstetric/Gynecologic Pregnancy
Oncologic No underlying causes
Ophthalmologic No underlying causes
Overdose/Toxicity No underlying causes
Psychiatric No underlying causes
Pulmonary No underlying causes
Renal/Electrolyte Abnormal renal transport syndrome, Acute tubulointerstitial nephritis , Nephropathic early-onset cystinosis, Proximal renal tubular acidosis, Renal glycosuria
Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy No underlying causes
Sexual No underlying causes
Trauma No underlying causes
Urologic No underlying causes
Miscellaneous No underlying causes

Causes in Alphabetical Order

The unnamed parameter 2= is no longer supported. Please see the documentation for {{columns-list}}.

Differential Diagnosis

In alphabetical order. [1] [2]

False Positive


  1. Sailer, Christian, Wasner, Susanne. Differential Diagnosis Pocket. Hermosa Beach, CA: Borm Bruckmeir Publishing LLC, 2002:77 ISBN 1591032016
  2. Kahan, Scott, Smith, Ellen G. In A Page: Signs and Symptoms. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing, 2004:68 ISBN 140510368X


The content on this page was first contributed by Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [3]

List of contributors:

Suggested Reading and Key General References

Suggested Links and Web Resources

For Patients