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Protein in urine std

A 76-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: There can also be other debris, cellular casts as well as protein and yes they can clog a Foley and cause leakage.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Protein in Urine: Normaly urine does not have any protein most of the time , but upto 150mgm of protein can be excreted by a normal person, that may show as trace of pr... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 30 years experience
Urine protein: Urine protein is generally a sign of renal disease. I can not think of any connection with cardiac function. If anyone else knows on an association ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Should not: Kidney is designed to hold on to protein and not let it into the urine. +1 protein in urine, would check again in a week to a month. If + again, need... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Should not: Gall bladder collects bile produced by the liver and excretes it via the gall duct and into the duodenum. Not connected with the kidney although lies ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
Blood and protein: Blood (b) in your urine( u) is an abnormal finding. Protein (p) in your urine is abnormal when it is > 80 mg/day. Your lab work may be normal when b a... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donna Hanes
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Up to 150 mg per day: Normal people can excrete up to 150 mg per day. This will increase with exercise and upright posture, but 15 mg per day is small and no reason to worr... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
You've obviously: had it checked out, someone had to order test. I would be a bit concerned, creatinine must be out of normal range for lab. There might be easy explana... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
30 years experience
Unlikely: You have blood and protein in your urine. With poor function. The blood vessels in the kidney filters have damage to their walls allowing for the loss... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harry Ward
Nephrology and Dialysis 46 years experience
Yes depends on diagn: Steroids help most childhood causes of nephrotic syndrome (heavy protein in urine), but adults are more problematic. Usually kidney biopsy and consult... Read More
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