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Protein in urine smell

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
Psychiatry 20 years experience
Proteinuria: Protein is normally not found in urine. The usual system used to quantify protein is 0, trace, and then 1+ to 4+. So there is a source of protein in t... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Haven't seen that : Reported. Possible side effects from chia include ^ gas (flatus), bloating ; constipation (w inadequate hydration). Because of omega 3 fatty acids, us... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
Proteinuria, low BUN: Proteinuria (p) needs to be quantified. This can be done with a 24 hour urine collection that will measure p as well as the renal function of a patien... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Goldstein
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Proteinuria: Protein found in one urine sample is usually not a cause for concern. When this happens, the test must be repeated, preferably with a first morning u... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 52 years experience
Concern kidneys...: The presence of both in urine leads to considering some forms of kidney disease. Again, a good history, serial urinalysis, blood test for kidney f... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Diabetes is likely: High glucose (sugar) and protein in urine are common signs of diabetes or other kidney problems. Please follow up with your doctor for further evaluat... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yaw Boateng
39 years experience
Kidney disease?: Blood in the urine could be from any part of the urinary system- kidney, ureters, bladder or urethra. But a combination of blood and protein in the ur... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Irina Kovatch
Surgery 15 years experience
No: It is possible to have isolated proteinuria in which case there is protein in the urine (no greater than 3g/24h) but no other abnormalities in urine o... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
Nephrology and Dialysis 23 years experience
Need to repeat: If you had your period when urinalysis was done, it could have contaminated the urine sample and you should repeat the test. If this not the case, th... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Need more info: It may mean nothing or it may be significant. You need 24 hour urine collections to quantitate to amount of protein excreted as well as a precise meas... Read More
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