Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Q: What is Diabetes innocence?

Answer: Diabetes innocence also known as renal glucosuria, is a condition in which the simple sugar glucose is excreted in the urine, despite normal or low blood glucose levels. This is due to improper functioning of the renal tubules. In most affected individuals, it is asymptomatic. Condition is thought to be inherited as an autosomal recessive trait.

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