ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    5,408
    Thanks
    181
    Thanked
    704
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts

    Default Sugar in the urine not in the blood - probably because of what I ate right?

    I just got back from the doctors and they found levels of sugar/glucose in my pee but when we did the finger prick test for blood, levels were normal.

    Could this be because for breakfast I had coco pops and then ate a few mini Easter Eggs? I have to do fasting tomorrow and go have my levels checked with a proper blood test, I just want to do know if there's a big different with the urine/blood and if it was attributed to what I ate.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    5,408
    Thanks
    181
    Thanked
    704
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Bump because I'm still curious.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    189
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked
    8
    Reviews
    0
    Were there any ketones in your urine?

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    5,408
    Thanks
    181
    Thanked
    704
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I dont believe so. They didn't go into too much detail once the finger prick came up all normal.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    6,880
    Thanks
    5,206
    Thanked
    3,905
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    the pee test is much more broad than a blood test. It indicates that there could be a prob but blood tests rule it out.

    Sugar/proteins in urine indicate a metabolic disorder ie diabetes and kidney trauma (mainly due to high blood pressure)

    sugar/proteins in blood indicate whats happening right then.


 

Similar Threads

  1. 35 weeks and blood in urine
    By mummy and bubbles in forum Third Trimester Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-12-2012, 17:24
  2. Blood in urine, not af
    By wantsabubba in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 21-09-2012, 12:16
  3. Sugar in urine
    By shani2 in forum Gestational Diabetes
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 26-07-2012, 13:35

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

FEATURED SUPPORTER
Pea Pods Reusable NappiesPea Pods are the smart choice when it comes to choosing what's best for you, your baby and the environment. Affordable ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›

ADVERTISEMENT