Diabetes Urine Test
When it comes to Diabetes test urine testing is an essential part of complete physical examination routine. Urine test will help in diagnosing state of the body and provide valuable information.
However, urine test are rarely used to diagnose diabetes. They are less accurate and are difficult to understand. And level of sugar in the blood required for producing sugar in the urine changes from person to person. A person can have blood sugar without having sugar in the urine.
Benedict's test to detect the presence (or absence) of sugar in the urine is extremely simple and should be learnt by every diabetic. Even when sugar has been found to be present in the urine, the diagnosis of diabetes should be confirmed by blood-sugar estimation.
The following are the two tests done to diagnose the diabetes in urine:
1. Benedict's Test
2. Glucose oxidase test