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What urine tests will be done in the first trimester?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner
During the first trimester, it is important to have your urine tested for kidney and bladder infections and the presence of preexisting conditions like diabetes. These are shown in results through irregular levels of protein and sugars. These tests are done in the first exam of your pregnancy to make sure you do not have any conditions that could harm your developing baby.

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