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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No need to worry: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Okay: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Stop worrying : All three values are common and of no concern. Reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthy folks fall outside on either end. Especiall ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not much: It would have been useful for you to provide the actual results of BUN and creatinine. The ratio, for what it is worth is normal, but does not say any ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
42 years experience Internal Medicine
See nephrologist: We rather know what's your creatinine clearance which is measured by your urine. You seem to have a serious kidney issues , which may have been caused ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Ratio: If the BUN is elevated out of proportion to the creatinine, it could signify dehydration or bleeding into the intestinal tract. Your ratio appears to ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
How do you FEEL?: Labs mean nothing apart from the person's history and physical. This could be a young girl who recently enjoyed a generous lean chicken dinner.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Defines kidney prob: Bun=blood urea nitrogen, byproduct of proteins ingested, if rise to high levels due to kidney problem, can cause toxic affects on the body. Creatinine ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Decrease in flow.: Bun=blood urea nitrogen, byproduct of proteins ingested, if rise to high levels due to kidney problem, can cause toxic affects on the body. Creatinine ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
36 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
depends: The 'normal' ratio is 10:1, this will increase if you become volume depleted. Steroids, high protein diet , gastrointestinal bleeding and renal failur ... Read More

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