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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Nothing: If you feel well, it's meaningless. Lab reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthy folks fall outside at either end. Your physician k ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Good health: Albumin levels reflect the overall nutritional status of your body and generally patients on dialysis who have Albumin level more than 3.5 tend to hav ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: Do you mean high protein in the fluid in abdominal cavity? High protein in serous effusions usually is due to inflammation of the lining.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
High albumin: You need to ask your nephrologist and renal dietician about the significance of your high Albumin level (ha). It can be seen in cases of dehydration, ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: Lab test results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and is best done by the doctor who ordered the test as s/he likely knows your health h ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Get a workup: In the absence of diabetes or any other evidence of renal failure / nephrotic syndrome, you probably have orthostatic proteinuria.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
43 years experience Endocrinology
Albuminuria: Albumin is a very abundant blood protein that we all have. One of the complications of diabetes is kidney disease, and an early sign of diabetic kidn ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Probably: You would still be best to get the test. Your information is not enough to clear you.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Unlikely: A serum albumin test measures the amount of protein in the clear liquid portion of your blood. Albumin is a protein made by the liver; the test is of ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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BP: For a 29 year old your blood pressure is a bit higher than ideal and needs some attention. Yes you need to know about increased urine albumin and you ... Read More
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