A urine glucose test is a quick, easy way to check for abnormally high levels of glucose in the urine. You will be asked to urinate into a plastic laboratory cup.
A glucose urine test is most often performed as part of a physical exam or as a quick way to determine if a person has a urinary tract infection (UTI). If glucose is found in the urine while the medical team is testing for something else, they will schedule follow-up tests and help you figure out your next step.
You can give a urine sample at your doctor’s office or laboratory. No special preparation is required.
A lab technician will give you a plastic jar with a lid on it and ask you to provide a urine sample. You can give a urine sample at your doctor’s office or laboratory. No special preparation is required.