noun Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary glycose glucose + New Latin -uria Date: 1860 the presence in the urine of abnormal amounts of sugar

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  • Glycosuria — or glucosuria is an abnormal condition of osmotic diuresis due to excretion of glucose by the kidneys.The most common cause of glycosuria is untreated diabetes mellitus. This disease raises plasma glucose levels far above normal, and beyond a… …   Wikipedia

  • Glycosuria — Gly co*su ri*a, n. (Med.) Same as {Glucosuria}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glycosurĭa — (Zuckerharnruhr, Meliturie), Abgang von Zucker mit dem Urin …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • glycosuria — [glī΄kō soor′ē ə] n. [ModL: see GLYCO & URIA] the presence of sugar in the urine, often associated with diabetes mellitus glycosuric adj …   English World dictionary

  • glycosuria — glycosuric, adj. /gluy kohs yoo ree euh/, n. Pathol. excretion of glucose in the urine, as in diabetes. Also, glucosuria. [1855 60; GLYCOSE + URIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • glycosuria — noun The presence of sugars (especially glucose) in the blood, often as a result of diabetes mellitus Syn: glucosuria …   Wiktionary

  • glycosuria — 1. SYN: glucosuria. 2. Urinary excretion of carbohydrates. SYN: glycuresis (2). [glyco + G. ouron, urine] alimentary g. g. developing after the ingestion of a moderate amount of sugar or starch …   Medical dictionary

  • glycosuria — n. presence of sugar in urine (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glycosuria — [ˌglʌɪkə(ʊ) sjʊərɪə] noun Medicine a condition characterized by an excess of sugar in the urine, typically associated with diabetes or kidney disease. Derivatives glycosuric adjective Origin C19: from Fr. glycosurie, from glucos glucose …   English new terms dictionary

  • glycosuria — gly·cos·uria …   English syllables

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