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high protein blood ketones in urine

A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
How much?: Miss a meal and you'll have +1 ketones in your urine. Many people have trace proteinuria and this is okay. You may also have orthostatic proteinuria c ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
It may: It is imperative to repeat the urine test once you have fully recovered from pancreatitis. It is also important to find out what precipitated pancreat ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farrah Ahmad
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Diabetes: Having protein, sugar and blood in urine indicate kidney disease. That might need biopsy. Also diabetes causes sugar, protein and ketones in urine.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Worrying: Blood in the urine may require workup for tumor. This is the most worrisome. I'm assuming that "no medications" means you are not taking unregulated " ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Second test: You may have a resistant infection. Call your physician and get a repeat urine analysis and culture. If you are having unprotected intercourse, get sc ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Call 911: You need immediate evaluation . High sugars can indicate diabetic ketoacidosis and impending diabetic coma. Eye tinting could represent liver issues ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Lipman
54 years experience Diabetology
Urine dipstick: A urine dipstick can check all of these, buy in any drug store, Amazon etc
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Need more info: And in addition to further history and physical exam, prior medical records. Suggest you discuss this with your doctor, or obtain consultative advice ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Likely, these are ok: I would not worry about this UA report, which most likely bears no clinical significance. But when, how, and why did you get this urinalysis? As alway ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Abnormal urine: Ketones (k) in the urine can be seen in a diabetics who need Insulin to control their glucose levels are denied it, something called diabetic ketoaci ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Dehydration is one: Although it shouldn't cause seizure it causes high protein in blood and ketones. Especially when associated with much alcohol or severe dieting. Of co ... Read More
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