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Urine test glucose positive means

A positive urine glucose test means that sugar was present in your urine. It also means that the blood sugar level is above 180mg/dl
Updated Date : 2023-01-04T08:37:27.768Z

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Why urine sugar is positive?

Why urine sugar is positive?

Normally kidneys prevent sugar from coming into the urine. But when blood sugar goes above 180mg/dl the kidney releases the sugar into the urine. This is called renal threshold of sugar.

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