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Part Description

LP14635-4   Glucose
Glucose (C6H12O6) is a simple monosaccharide and monomer of carbohydrates. Glucose provides energy for cellular processes and aids metabolism within the body. When food is ingested, the carbohydrates within the food are broken down into glucose molecules. Blood glucose content is significant in determining an individual's overall state of health. An elevated blood glucose level is called hyperglycemia and a deficient blood glucose level is called hypoglycemia. When an individual is hyperglycemic and cannot properly regulate their blood glucose level they are considered diabetic. Type 1 diabetes is caused by the immune system attacking pancreatic beta cells (cells that produce insulin) and Type 2 diabetes is caused by insulin resistance. [MedlinePlus Encyclopedia:003482] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Reference Information

Type Source Reference
Webcontent Lab Tests Online®Copyright Copyright © 2021 Lab Tests Online. All rights reserved. Glucose Tests

Fully-Specified Name

Test strip

Additional Names

Short Name
Glucose Ur Strip-mCnc
Display Name
Glucose Test strip (U) [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha Get Info
Glucose, Urine

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 1.0
Last Updated
Version 2.75
Order vs. Observation
Common Test Rank Get Info

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
55399-0 Diabetes tracking panel
58077-9 Urinalysis complete W Reflex Culture panel - Urine
24357-6 Urinalysis macro (dipstick) panel - Urine

Member of these Groups Get Info

LOINC Group Group Name
LG35166-4 Glucose|MCnc|Urine
LG33250-8 Glucose|Pt|Urine|Test strip|180.156 g/mole
LG40865-4 Glucose|Urine/Urine sed

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
de-AT German (Austria) Synonyms: Glucose/U Teststr.
de-DE German (Germany) Glucose:Massenkonzentration:Zeitpunkt:Urin:Semiquantitativ:Teststreifen
Synonyms: Glukose
es-AR Spanish (Argentina) glucosa:concentración de masa:punto en el tiempo:orina:cuantitativo:tira reactiva
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Glucosa:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Orina:Semicuantitativo:Tira reactiva
Synonyms: Semicuantitativo
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Glucosa:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Orina:Cuantitativo:Tira de prueba
fr-CA French (Canada) Glucose:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Urine:Semi-Quantitatif:Bâtonnet diagnostique
fr-FR French (France) Glucose:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Urine:Semi-Quantitatif:Bandelette réactive
it-IT Italian (Italy) Glucosio:MCnc:Pt:Urine:SemiQn:Test strip
Synonyms: Analisi delle urine Concentrazione di Massa Punto nel tempo (episodio) Striscia reattiva
ko-KR Korean (Korea, Republic Of) 포도당:질량농도:검사시점:뇨:정량:시험지봉
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) glucose:massa/volume:moment:urine:semikwantitatief:teststrip
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Glukoza:stężenie masowe:punkt w czasie:mocz:półilościowy:test paskowy
pt-BR Portuguese (Brazil) Glicose:MCnc:Pt:Urina:Qn:Fita reagente
Synonyms: Glu; Gluc; Glucoseur; Mass concentration; Level; Point in time; Random; Ur; UR; Urn; Quantitative; QNT; Quant; Quan; Dipstick; Dip stick; URINALYSIS; UA
uk-UA Ukrainian (Ukraine) Глюкоза:Масова Концентрація:МоментЧасу:Сеча:Кількісно:Тест-смужка
Synonyms: Dip stick; Dipstick; Glu; Gluc; Glucoseur; Level; Mass concentration; Point in time; QNT; Quan; Quant; Quantitative; Random; UA; UniversalLabOrders; UR; URINALYSIS; Urn
zh-CN Chinese (China) 葡萄糖:质量浓度:时间点:尿液:半定量型:试纸条
Synonyms: Glu;Gluc;右旋糖;葡糖 UA 尿;小便;下泉 尿测试条 尿液分析 尿液分析;尿液分析检测;尿液分析检测类;尿液分析检验;尿液分析检验类;尿液分析检验项目类;尿液分析测试;尿液分析测试类 尿液测试条 尿液试条 尿试条 尿试纸条 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 水平;浓度;质量浓度(单位体积) 试条、试件;试片;试纸;试验片;试验片条;试验纸条

Example Units

Unit Source
mg/dL Example UCUM Units

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