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lactosuria Line breaks: lacto|suria
Pronunciation: /ˌlaktə(ʊ)ˈsjʊərɪə/

Definition of lactosuria in English:


[mass noun]
The presence of lactose in the urine.
Example sentences
  • The results of per oral and per intraduodenal lactose tolerance tests confirmed lactosuria in both.
  • This assay is performed in our lab to identify mono and di-sugars in the urine of patients suspected of having galactosuria, lactosuria, fructosuria, etc.
  • To confirm that the excreted sugar is glucose and to exclude pentosuria, fructosuria, sucrosuria, maltosuria, galactosuria, and lactosuria, the glucose oxidase method should be used for all laboratory measurements.
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