Summary

Used for measuring the specific gravity of urine. The specific gravity of urine can reflect any kidney disfunction. Especially in the case of diabetics, it can show the increased concentration of glucose in the urine. This method was used before urine glucose testing became widespread. Important in diagnosing diabetes. Used at Commonwelath Serum Laboratories

Physical Description

cylinder tube and bulb. Blue cylindrical pack.

Significance

Example of equipment used at CSL

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