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Protein urine

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. AUSTINA CHO
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Lab technique: Sometimes laboratories have cutoff values for determining the concentration of a particular substance. Anything below that value will be considered ne... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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45 years experience
Proteinuria: Protein/creatinine ratio of 0.2 is within the normal reference range. So, there is no significant increase in urine protein. I am concerned about he... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mike Siroky
Specializes in Urology
24 hour urine: This may refer to the total volume of urine you produced over 24 hours.
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Dr. Nader Roheny
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Normal: If the protein amount is too low the lab will not quantify it. There is no information to be gained it. It is significant only if the level is high.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
No need to worry: The protein content of your urine is low enough to be not a concern. Unable to calculate only means that the concentration was too low to be able to c... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
Urology 45 years experience
See answer: Your urinalysis is likely normal and not indicative of a urinary or kidney problem. Ketones usually just indicate that you have not recently eaten an... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
Renal failure?: You do not have renal failure. What you have is chronic kidney disease. To find what what your actual GFR is, you need to have a 24 hour urine for cre... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Not over this: If i understand, you're a young-adult man, and probably your muscularity and your urine having been concentrated explains your urine creatinine level,... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
For primary FSGS (confirmed by biopsy), we treat with immunosuppressive medications which include steroids and calcineurin inhibitors (cyclosporine or... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
Urine results: Your urine shows that you have virtually no protein in your urine, which is a good thing. Patients with proteinuria have an increased rate of kidney ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
See a nephrologist: That is a significant amount of protein and it is indicative of significant kidney inflammation. Have a nephrologist evaluate the problem. Is your cre... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Yes but: You may not be at the early stage. Contact your rheumatologist now to get the proper treatment before further organ damage occurs.
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